Introduction to Biochemistry

Introduction to Biochemistry

Hey, it’s professor Dave, let’s talk about biochemistry. What is biochemistry? Is it biology? Is it chemistry? Well as you might guess, it’s sort of in-between, quite literally in terms of size. In the great panoply of the sciences, biochemistry sits right here. If we go smaller we get into small molecules made of just …

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Introduction to Evonik Precision Livestock Farming | Evonik Animal Nutrition

Introduction to Evonik Precision Livestock Farming | Evonik Animal Nutrition

Managing Livestock is getting more and more complex traditional approaches are not sufficient anymore With Precision Livestock Farming sensors and software help you to better understand your flock’s condition This allows you to optimize the yield of each flock BUT just understanding isn’t enough as well Evonik Precision Livestock Farming combines profound science-based know-how proven …

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The Only Detox You’ll Ever Need

Thanks to the Great Courses Plus for supporting PBS Digital Studios. Are you feeling tired, rundown and overall just bloated? Well, when was the last time you cleansed your body of things like acetaldehyde and bilirubin? What you need is a Detox product. I’m not talking about one of those $80 cold-pressed beet juice. No, …

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We are Evonik Animal Nutrition | Evonik

We are Evonik Animal Nutrition | Evonik

Proteins… … are the building-blocks of life, … … of every single cell on earth. Animal protein … is a major food source for humankind. Meat, fish, milk, and so much more. The growing world population… requires more and more animal protein. But we need to preserve our planet’s resources … … and reduce the …

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The Iodine Clock Reaction at Home (Vitamin C Variation)

The Iodine Clock Reaction at Home (Vitamin C Variation)

Today I’ve decided to explore an iodine clock reaction that can be done at home with household materials The general gist of this reaction is that two colorless solutions are mixed and then after a certain period of time a sudden color change occurs There’s a lot of different variations and recipes for the iodine …

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How Does Protein Build Muscle?

How Does Protein Build Muscle?

Alright viewers it’s time to hit the gym. And if you’re trying to bulk up, you know you need protein to help build muscle. But how does that work? How much protein do you need? How much is too much? Ahhh it’s all so confusing! First things first, there’s three different types of muscles; skeletal, …

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Synthetic proteins: Mimicking the molecular machinery of life – Science Nation

Synthetic proteins: Mimicking the molecular machinery of life – Science Nation

[Music] Mile O’Brien: The old saying goes “you can’t beat Mother Nature.” Kent Kirshenbaum: You know, every time we think that we can beat Mother Nature we are humbled over and over again. Mile O’Brien: In cell biology, DNA is usually the star of the show, but DNA’s just a blueprint – a set of …

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All About Nutrition and Food Science

All About Nutrition and Food Science

[ Music ]>>So the HNFS Department, Human Nutritional and Food Science Department, is really broken into two main categories. You have FST, which is Food Science Technology, and then you have Nutritional Science.>>So Food Science is a major which is processing, packaging, sensory, all the things you do in between when you harvest the food …

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Transcription and Translation: From DNA to Protein

Transcription and Translation: From DNA to Protein

Hey it’s professor Dave, let’s talk about DNA transcription and translation. Now that we understand the structure of DNA it’s time to understand exactly how this molecule codes for a particular organism. How is it that a single cell containing a specific set of genetic material will result in the development of a fish or …

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