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Title: Bad Science
Url: https://personal.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: Reference Material
Audio/Visual -- Graph
Instructional Material
Audio/Visual -- Image/Image Set
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Learner
Professional/Practitioner
Education Level: High School
Middle School
Elementary School
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
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