the organization of knowledge in any field
Systematized knowledge derived from observation,
study and experimentation
A way of asking and answering questions about the
way things work
A search for unifying principles that explain the worl
Testing prediction A
He dissected frogs from various ponds and found:
Deformed frogs had higher loads of the flatworm parasite
The parasites were often clustered in the area of the
Did Johnsons dissection data show that parasites caused
3113 Biological Sciences
right next to Dr. Branfords office
Mon and Wed after lecture until 12:30
The rule of one
Modified from the movie City Slickers
NO CELL PHONES!
Diversity of life
How do we classify organisms?
How do we portray the history of biodiversity?
I will post Powerpoint slides before class*
These will be lacking some information to encourage
A second, complete version will be p
Use the tools provided
WWW resources, e.g.,
Expose you to the diversity of life
Teach you to think critically
Provide you with tools to assist you with critical thinking
What is science?