While I whole-heartedly believe in a genetic basis of diseases, which has clearly been proven by research, as a scientist I have a bigger problem with the link between genes and behaviors, like alcoholism and most recently monogomy. The science of modeling and describing the behavior of fluids, referred to as fluid dynamics, is surprisingly pivotal to understanding some of the most elementary constituents and processes underlying physical phenomena. For the last class we were making notes on Friction and gravity from the science book, Science Explorer, sections 2,3 and 4. As photography developed, Harvard astronomers embraced it as a scientific means to understand the sky.
UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security. I used one of the courses as a basis for the Westinghouse Science Talent Search project, and I was one of 40 kids that got to go to Washington, …Continue Reading