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Understanding Science: How Science Really Works

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Developed by the University of California Museum of Paleontology, Understanding Science 101 includes a section that discusses why science matters and another that addresses science and society. The Resource Library offers teaching resources, case studies, FAQs, and corrections of common misconceptions. There are lesson plans for students from kindergarten to post-high school. The basic flowchart, which is fundamental for all the lessons, represents the process of scientific inquiry.

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