Science Links

Grade 9
Cloning links - not to include “gene cloning”:

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/cloning/

-What is cloning, applications, myths,

https://www.genome.gov/25020028

-examples and common questions answered.

-brief look at the ethics of cloning.

http://www.compellingtruth.org/Christian-cloning.html

-  a Christian view of cloning

Recombinant DNA (Genetic Engineering) links:

http://www.iptv.org/exploremore/ge/what/recombinant.cfm

- Explanation of what it is in text form

- Click on  ‘uses’ on the page to see applications of how this is used(minimum detail given)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfC689ElUVk

- video explanation of how recombinant DNA is done.  Stop a 3:25.

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/science/ -

links to the following:

-Transgenic mice

-Genetically modified foods (explanation of recombinant DNA with diagrams is given as well.)

-Pharming for Farmaceuticals.

https://www.probe.org/genetic-engineering-2/

- a Christian perspective on ethics of genetic engineering

Assisted Reproductive Technology links - including interuterine and artificial insemination:

https://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/infertility/conditioninfo/Pages/art.aspx

- information about the different methods, uses etc..

http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/infertility/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_rsWGByTMk  

- invitro fertilization animated.

Opinions of various Faiths.

http://www.ivf-worldwide.com/education/introduction/ivf-global-perspective-religious/ivf-christianity.html

Other Christian Viewpoint links - search within these sites for your topic:

Reasons to Believe

Christian Research Institute (CRI)

CARM (Christian Apologetics & Research Ministry



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