Commentary: Science and the scientific method
By: William Remski
Science is above all the study of nature. Before science was developed, humanity explained things with stories. While this was satisfying, it did not allow people to do anything much with nature. One of the first sciences was the making of tools. "If we chip...
Top ten greatest inventions of all time
By: Nicholas Ward
Everything we have today came from some original invention possibly created millions of years ago. Inventions are like dominoes one person invents something. Then that inventions falls on some one else. Suddenly he gets an idea and builds off that original idea, and so forth...
Ufos are the Usual Crafts that are used
By: Rick Badman
UFOs are real and should be examined to give us ideas on how to build spaceships in the future so that we can go beyond what exists. The crafts that crashed outside Roswell, New Mexico in 1947 were scout ships. They weren't too advanced. The...
Book reviews: 1001 Things Everyone Should Know About Science
By: John Louie Ramos
In the book 1001 Things you Should Know About Science, renowned American physicist and George Mason University professor James Trefil offers an interesting twist on various science topics which both high school and elementary students often tag under the boring category. The 1001 things is...
By: John Louie Ramos
Inventions are products of one's ingenuity. However, most inventions are often dubbed as stupid, silly and absurd. Take for instance, the Wright Brothers, their creative thinking led to them being ridiculed and laughed at but after more than a century, the airplane which was a...
Weather conditions known to cause turbulent flights
By: Caroline St Clare
Flying through turbulence can prompt even the hardiest of air travelers to reach for their seat belt. With around 65% of weather-related aircraft incidents attributed to turbulence, it can certainly be problematic. But experiencing the odd bumpy flight is completely normal and in the majority...
Are people alone in the universe?
By: Cleveland Dingle
No! We are not alone! The facts are real, and undisputed that we are not alone in the universe. There are depths of ocean on earth we have not explored yet! One would have to be very narrow minded or ignorant about the universe to...
By: Elizabeth M Young
In loose terms, "ethnoscience" is a way to describe an educational trend toward programs that provide more generalization in the sciences. The "ethno" prefix partially pays respect and attention to the indigenous knowledge that people have, because that indigenous knowledge has a way of providing...
Do we have to think scientifically to find the truth?
By: Renita Martin
How can we analyze our beliefs objectively to determine their validity, to find whether or not our beliefs are true? Is thinking scientifically the answer? Some believe that the scientific method of research is the only way to determine the validity of anything. In that...
By: Elizabeth M Young
There are reasons why the whole scientific community would be completely overwhelmed by aspects of the Gulf oil Spill, since the disaster affects everything related to science and since science is being challenged in global and unprecedented ways. Even if the scientists are not directly...

 

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