Unformatted text preview: 3. Science is always advancing and improving; it is certainly not a dull subject. Scientists work together in a creative atmosphere and are constantly using bits and pieces of someone else’s previous work or discoveries to add to their own experiments and the scientific process by which they are doing their study. When scientists analyze the data produced from their experiments, they are always looking for information that fits together to solve the puzzle of Earth. This involves social contact with others in the field and formulating creative and new ideas to test and, hopefully and eventually, prove. For example, to discover the age of Earth, many methods and were combined by many scientists, including temperature readings, radiometric dating, and previous knowledge or theories of the world....
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This note was uploaded on 09/18/2011 for the course BIOL 211 taught by Professor Boury during the Spring '08 term at Iowa State.
- Spring '08