What does science mean to you
It is a way of learning about the natural world. using a process designed to reduce the chance of being misled.
What Science Is Not
Science is not just the accumulation of facts. Science d
ANNUAL: live < 1 yr BIENNIAL: live 2 yrs PERENNIAL: live > 2 yrs
GRASS FORB/HERB: not woody SHRUB: woody, small SUCCULENT: stores water in tissue TREE: woody, tall
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OF THE SOUTHWEST
WHY TALK ABOUT VENOMOUS ANIMALS?
SO THAT YOU'RE NEITHER OVERLY WORRIED.
NOR OVERLY. WELL, YOU KNOW
Most rattlesnake bite victims are young men (18-28 yrs old) who are bitten while handling or provoking the snake.
Joseph K. Giddens Geo 101 Online
Point Lobos State Reserve
Point Lobos contains a vital connection to understanding the mysterious nature of underwater canyons, in particular the legendary Monterey Canyon. This is because, Point Lobos is a giant fos
Making sense of the vast array of living things
SPECIES What is a species?
A group of individuals capable of interbreeding and producing fertile offspring.
Two words, first word is Genus (always capi
Different ways species can get along, or not get along
Competition - Predation + -
Mutualism + +
Parasitism + + = benefit
Commensalism + o
- = harmed
0 = unaffected e.g., +- means one gains, one loses
FIVE STEPS TO BECOMING A GEOLOGICAL DETECTIVE!
OUR GOAL: TO INTERPRET GEOLOGICAL STRUCTURES WE SEE, LIKE THE ROADCUT DEPICTED BELOW
THE 5 CONCEPTS
HORIZONTALITY LATERAL CONTINUITY SUPERPOSITION L