Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

BLOSSOMS - ATP: The Fuel of Life

Teacher: Christian R. Schubert

Summary: The goal of this lesson is to introduce students who are interested in human biology and biochemistry to the subtleties of energy metabolism (typically not presented in standard biology and biochemistry textbooks) through the lens of ATP as the primary energy currency of the cell. Avoiding the details of the major pathways of energy production (such as glycolysis, the citric acid cycle, and oxidative phosphorylation), this lesson is focused exclusively on ATP, which is truly the fuel of life.

Comments (9)

Section 1

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:00:06

Section 2

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:01:20

Section 3

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:04:01

Section 4

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:08:15

Section 5

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:10:55

Section 6

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:12:25

Section 7

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:15:21

Section 8

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:20:55

Teacher Guide

Posted 2 years by blossomsvideos 00:24:19

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Created
July 31, 2012 15:29
Category
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files
Viewed
2416 times

More from Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic Voiceover)

BLOSSOMS - Flu Math Games (Arabic V...

Added over 4 years ago | 00:33:54 | 8908 views

BLOSSOMS - Static and Kinetic Friction Forces: Similarities and Differences (Arabic)

BLOSSOMS - Static and Kinetic Frict...

Added over 2 years ago | 00:25:36 | 2453 views

BLOSSOMS - Why the Honeycomb of Beehives Has a Hexagonal Shape (English Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - Why the Honeycomb of Bee...

Added over 2 years ago | 00:26:45 | 2207 views

BLOSSOMS - The Secrets of Soap Bubbles Part 2

BLOSSOMS - The Secrets of Soap Bubb...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:26:14 | 6317 views

BLOSSOMS - The Quadratic Equation: It’s Hip to Be Squared

BLOSSOMS - The Quadratic Equation: ...

Added over 2 years ago | 00:41:43 | 2308 views |

ROOTS, SHOOTS AND WOOD- LEGENDADO

ROOTS, SHOOTS AND WOOD- LEGENDADO

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:25:39 | 413 views