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How Cells Obtain Energy

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Part of the "Inside the Living Cell" series. Illustrates the mechanisms of photosynthesis and cellular respiration. Introduces adenosine triphosphate, or ATP, the universal energy carrier molecules that supply energy-hungry reactions. Also outlines the structure and function of chloroplasts and mitochondria, energy transforming organelles. Overviews ATP and chemical energy, mitochondria, aerobic respiration, chloroplasts, and the reactions of photosynthesis. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) expanded description, (2) English subtitles in a black box, (3) subtitled description.

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Runtime: 14 minutes

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    Anonymous (Jackson, MS)
    January 17th, 2017 at 10:46 AM

    Love this film! It is a great reinforcer after I have taught the concepts of ATP and photosynthesis. I like the variety of graphics and color.