Strong Inference - Bio 311D Dr. Stuart Reichler I can't...

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Bio 311D Dr. Stuart Reichler I can’t believe you didn’t use Strong Inference.
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Studying Biology: Start with a question. For example: How? Why? When? Where? Etc? How do we get answers? Strong Inference presents one method (article on webpage)
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Cause of Peptic Ulcers: Overabundance of stomach acid due to Stress Diet Anxiety
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Cause of Peptic Ulcers: Overabundance of stomach acid due to Stress Diet Anxiety Treatment: Antiacid U.S. bought $4.4 billion in 1992 Tranquilizers
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Dr. Barry Marshall
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The real cause of 80% of ulcers… H. pylori
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Strong Inference Knowledge is gained by eliminating incorrect ideas. Disproof is more reliable than proof.
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Where does the matter come from for plants to grow? Matter can not normally be created or destroyed, only moved from one place to another.
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(~2,300 y.a.) : Plants gain mass by taking it from the soil. Supporting Evidence: Plants need soil to grow. If roots are removed, plants die.
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This note was uploaded on 03/18/2008 for the course BIO 311D taught by Professor Reichler during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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Strong Inference - Bio 311D Dr. Stuart Reichler I can't...

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