Websites for sources to answer part a and b
Nuts and Bolts of DNA Replication
Unofficial Steven Jay Gould Archive
Genetic Systematics/ Evolutionary Trees
Chapter 3 in Evolution by Lyons
Chapter 4 in Evolution by Lyons
Chapters 6-9 in Endless Forms
“Punctuated Equilibrium at Twenty” by Donald R. Prothero
PLEASE NOTE IF YOU NEED THESE SOURCES I CAN PROVIDE PICTIURES OF THE BOOK PAGES
Evo-Devo – Complete BOTH A & B
What is the genetic “tool kit” and how does it control development? How has it helped us understand the tremendous generation of diversity? Pick a particular component of the tool kit to illustrate your answer. What are the different kinds of homology, and how do they contribute to diversity in form? How has research in evo-devo made the distinction between homology and analogy increasingly difficult to define?
Pick ONE of the following and explain:
- The changes that allowed a fish to walk on land
- Further changes that allowed it to fly.
- How the butterfly got it spots
- How the zebra got its stripes.
Find an article that relates to your example and summarize what additional information you learned that was not in Endless Forms Most Beautiful.