BIOL 1201 Jan 13=(1)

BIOL 1201 Jan 13=(1) - BIOL 1201: 1/13 Key points of Nature...

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BIOL 1201: 1/13 Key points of Nature of Science Science originates in question about the normal worl Science uses observations and evidence to construct explanations about phenomena and testable hypothesis o The more observations and other kinds of evidence that support a hypothesis, the stronger that hypothesis Scientist employ a variety of techniques to investigate the natural world Scientist make their explanations public through presentations and publications Scientist present their explanation and critique the explanations proposed by other scientist Definition of Science The use of evidence to construct testable explanations and predictions of natural phenomena, as well as the knowledge generated through this process Body temp of 37 C 1 Atm pressure Highest temp of bacteria can reach is 132 Range of Conditions for Life Cell/Body temp from -2C to 132C Most common habitat for life on the planet: the deep ocean Accounts for 92% of biosphere with average depth of 1000 meters
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course BIOL 1201 taught by Professor Wishtichusen during the Spring '07 term at LSU.

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BIOL 1201 Jan 13=(1) - BIOL 1201: 1/13 Key points of Nature...

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