Based on our discussion in class and material provided on Angel, what is the first step that must be taken in order to "do" science?
observe something that elicits a question
Real motion pictures on film that were projected on a screen in theaters for audiences to see first appeared in the
Identify one characteristic of legless lizards that differ from snakes
can "drop" their tails
have longer tails
how was it that cows first became infected with what is now known as "Mad Cow Disease"?
by eating contaminated food. were fed the remains of BSE infected animals. first recognized in the UK
Describe the basic difference between science and pseudoscience
science is knowledge based on evidence and facts that can be proven
pseudoscience is claims or beliefs that cannot be scientifically proven.
"appeal to authority"
having a well known person advertise to get the public's attention
someonewho is well known but not an expert represent a particular subject or case
Identity at least one specific habitat characteristic that is essential to the endangered Red-cockaded Woodpecker.
dealing with facts and studying knowledge. observation and experimentation to describe and explain natural phenomena