By: Kay Parsons
DNA is something everyone has heard of and is commonly known as a molecule that is in charge of genetic code. Very basically, this is what DNA is. It's a little more complicated than that though. DNA stands for deoxyribonucleic acid (pronounced dee ahk see...
By: Jennifer Trumbo
Think back to your fifth grade year. Your science teacher, with her wide rimmed glasses and well-used ruler, informs you of the upcoming science fair. You rush home to bring your mom up to date on the current tragedy, and ask only a simple question:...
By: Samantha Rothbauer
A polymer is a molecule made of many other molecules strung together. The way polymers act depends on what kinds of molecules they are made of and the way they are constructed. Things that are made of polymers look, feel, and act depending on how...
By: Alexius Tan
Slightly over a century that electricity became a commercial commodity, with the primary use to light up the streets. Today, there are so many ways we can use electricity and the number is still increasing. As there are more ways to use this source of...
By: Andrew Goff
We are all made up of it. Me, you, that guy on the street corner, and even the tree in your backyard. Every living organism, and even some bacteria, contains a certain nucleic acid called DNA. Deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA, is the basic building block...
By: Samantha Rothbauer
Organic Chemistry is known as the branch of chemistry, originally limited to substances found only in living organisms, dealing with the compounds of carbon. It involves the scientific study of the structure, properties, composition, reaction, and preparation of chemical compounds consisting primarily of carbon and...
By: Alesha Carey
Poly- means "many and mer means "part" or "segment". Polymers are assembled of many molecules connected to form really longs chains. What makes polymers interesting is that how they act depends on what kinds of molecules they're made up of and how they are put...
By: Wes Becker
Drugs, one word that can go to encompass a whole broad classification of chemical substances. When most of us first think of drugs we think of things like cocaine, LSD, marijuana and all other substances that are portrayed readily in the media and pop culture...
By: Wes Becker
Smoking any sort of plant will produce carbon monoxide in the atmosphere. It will produce second hand smoke and it will produce negative effects on your lungs and even your brain. Many people think that smoking the illegal drug cannabis, or marijuana, produces little health...
Planet facts: Neptune
By: Steven Mars
The planet Neptune was discovered on September 23, 1846 due to mathematical predictions by Urbain Jean Joseph Le Verrier. Neptune was named for the Roman god of the sea. The data was used by Johann Gottfried Galle and Louis d'Arrest to successfully find Neptune. It...

 

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