Interactive links

For another perspective on cell size, try the HowBig interactive at this site.

Visit this link to see diffusion and how it is propelled by the kinetic energy of molecules in solution. How does temperature affect diffusion rate, and why?

View the University of Michigan WebScope to explore the tissue sample in greater detail.

Watch this video to learn about the endomembrane system, which includes the rough and smooth ER and the Golgi body as well as lysosomes and vesicles. What is the primary role of the endomembrane system?