Why Mental Development is so Crucial for Teaching Life Science

Why Mental Development is so Crucial for Teaching Life Science

Mental development is important when teaching any science including life sciences.  Science, particularly human science, is unlike any other subject. An understanding of the fundamentals and facts is important.  For this to happen, you must ensure that teachings provide mental stimulation and hit the students on a psychological level.

How in the World Do Animals Keep a Stable Temperature?

How in the World Do Animals Keep a Stable Temperature?

Thermoregulation looks at the way different animals keep a stable temperature.  Animals, including humans, fall into one of two categories when it comes to how they keep their bodies temperature where it needs to be – endotherms or ectotherms.  There are some finer distinctions within these categories and as always, there are exceptions to the rule!

Why Darwin’s Valuable Ideas Make you Believe in Evolution

Why Darwin’s Valuable Ideas Make you Believe in Evolution

Do you believe in evolution?  For many of us, it is hard to argue with the mounds of scientific evidence pointing to genetic changes in organisms producing new species over time.  Darwin was a naturalist with a passion for exploring and had a detailed, logical mind which meant he documented all he discovered.  For a great many people, Darwin’s valuable ideas make them believe in evolution.