I just stumbled across this nice video by Rothamsted Research. It’s used on their website to illustrate the research on genetically modified wheat by John Pickett et al. and shows how aphids react to injection of an alarm pheromone into…
Category: Science Songs
There’s science in music, oh yeah!
GFP (A Professor Karmadillo song)
Cell Respiration (woo hoo)
I gotta feeling that this song’s gonna be a useful song… written by Mr Hsu to the music of the BlackEyed Peas.
The Photosynthesis Song
This song is by Peter Weatherwall and currently has 1,118,097 views. Amazing!
Last Christmas I started to bleed
This song has nothing to do with plants or cells, but it features the science of blood clotting, a ukulele and a toy piano. What more could you ask for!
Mitosis in a Winter Wonderland
Show us your cover version of “The Vacuole Song”!
Dear players of guitars, ukuleles, banjos, tin drums and any other musicians: We would love to see your own rendition of “The Vacuole Song” on YouTube! You can download the lyrics with the guitar chords here: The Vacuole Song –…
Water suckers, we growing! Or, how Christmas Stars turn red
Poinsettias, or Christmas Stars, pop up everywhere once the holidays are coming closer. What looks like bright red flowers are specialised leaves, so-called bracts. Bracts turn from green to red when the plants start to flower in response to shorter…
The Vacuole Song
Our new science music video is online! This video is a collaboration between plant cell biologists at Oxford Brookes University, the University of Warwick and the musician Cyrus Mower. We love plant organelles and we want to share our passion…
The Glucose Song
“I just can’t believe the way my muscles break you down…”
An Ode to Arabidopsis
Written by Karmadillo.