Video: Rapping biology: 'Oxidate It Or Love It'

Mar 01, 2010

(PhysOrg.com) -- For an undergraduate course in Human Biology, instructor Tom McFadden has created a series of rap videos to explain concepts such as gene regulation and evolution.

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For Human Biology 3A's unit on metabolism. The video pays homage to "Hate it or love it" by 50 Cent/The Game and "On to the next one" by Jay-Z.

For an undergraduate course in Human , instructor Tom McFadden has created a series of rap videos to explain concepts such as gene regulation and . His latest video, entitled "Oxidate It Or Love It" explains how metabolism works while paying homage to "Hate It Or Love It" by 50 Cent/The Game and "On To The Next One" by Jay-Z.

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