The Wonders of Biology series covers subjects from animals and insects to plants and fungi. Students will develop a basic understanding of the fundamentals of Biology and work their way up to more complex subjects. Some of the most important tools in the treatment of disease have been around for millions of years - the natural healing chemicals of plants and animals. This program takes a look at the complex process of new drug discovery and reveals some of the most important discoveries from nature. These healing medicines from nature's bounty may prove to be the hope for the future. Includes suggestions for careers in this field of study.