Energy in Living Systems

Energy Metabolism II: The Generation of ATP

by David Warmflash, MD, Nathan H Lents, Ph.D.

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ATP synthase: The power plant of the cell

(Discovery Science News) Video that explains ATP synthase, exploring it as a rotary motor-like machine.


Peter D. Mitchell

Peter D. Mitchell

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Biologically powered chip built, runs using cellular ATP

(Science 2.0) Describes how engineers developed a method to harness the molecular machinery of living systems to power an integrated circuit from ATP.

Mitochondria on guard of human life

( Reports on the development of a method to study the electron transport chain in living mitochondria.


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Electron transport system and chemiosmosis

(J. Steinberg, National Louis Univ.

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States

National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education