What is Science

What is Science - Journalism How are media biased? Compare...

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What is Science? “Science” derived from Latin ‘to know’ Way of asking and answering questions Seeking answers to questions about natural phenomena (we are therefore limited to what kinds of questions we ask) Science seeks to answer questions about the physical world using observations and measurements Scientific thinking reduces emotional reactions
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What is Science? How is science different than other fields of study? Science is factual and unbiased What other field is considered factual and unbiased?
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Journalism A factual recording of current events
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Unformatted text preview: Journalism How are media biased? Compare what stories are reported Compare how they are reported Visuals used Journalism How are media biased? Compare what stories are reported Compare how they are reported Visuals used Word choice Interpretation of data Science vs. Journalism Science has checks on bias that journalism does not Experimental design-includes control groups and double blind tests Peer review-process for published journal articles...
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