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Title: Bad Science
Url: http://www.ems.psu.edu/~fraser/BadScience.html
Creator: Fraser, Alistair B.
Publisher: Pennsylvania State University. College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
Description: Bad Science is Pennsylvania State University Meteorology Professor Alistair Fraser's attempt to debunk the misconceptions of well-understood phenomena perpetuated by teachers and writers. Bad science does not cover topics about which there is still controversy. Fraser provides his reasons for why it is difficult to "reeducate" the public about common misconceptions of science. Astronomy, chemistry, meteorology, and physics are the topics for which bad science myths are presented and debunked.
LC Classification: Science -- Astronomy -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Chemistry -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Science (General)
Science -- Science (General) -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.
Science -- Science (General) -- Communication in science
Science -- Science (General) -- Communication in science -- Science news. Science and the public
Science -- Science (General) -- Special topics, A-Z -- Errors
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Chemistry
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Astronomy
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Physical sciences
Resource Type: Auto-Instructional Aids
Charts and Diagrams
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Instructional Materials
Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
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Format: html
Audience: Elementary School Teachers
General Public
Middle School Teachers
Professional Formation
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2007-08-12 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-02-15 15:40:10 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Archives  Scout Archives
Full Record Views: 52
Resource URL Clicks: 13
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