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I know a certain number of biology-related words, but I'm unable to remember now whether I learned them in high school biology, or whether I picked them up later in self-directed research. For example, I'm pretty sure I learned what Mitochondria are and what they do outside the classroom.

But yeah, despite being a huge science geek, I hated high school biology because it seemed to be exclusively memorization. Stuff like chemistry was a breeze because it was a set of tools for doing things, like algebra.

- Gus
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