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What is DNA?


What is DNA?

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A fun, highly informative video geared toward children. Describes DNA, protien synthesis, and cell activity and replication in an easy-to-absorb manner.
Material Type: Animation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: May 16, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 11, 2014
Submitter: aleia murray
Keywords: DNA, protein synthesis, children, learning, nucleus, video


  • Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
    Editor Review
    Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
    avg: 5 rating
  • User review 4.33 average rating
  • User Rating: 4.33 user rating
  • Discussion (3 Comments)
  • Learning Exercises (none)
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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
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Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for Kurt Shults
1 year ago

Kurt Shults (Student)

Videos on youtube are great to use. This particular one has excellent illustrations and animations that shoudl greatly help a student understand the biology of DNA.

Avatar for Kyle Besecker
1 year ago

Kyle Besecker (Student)

Very nice video on DNA! I like how it is kept simple but explains all of the important details.

Avatar for aleia murray
1 year ago

aleia murray (Student)

Stated Clearly produces WONDERFUL short videos on a wide range of scientific topics. My kids are hooked to them, and they would make an excellent addition to a classroom! I am thoroughly impressed with the Stated Clearly team - DEFINATELY check this and other videos out!