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.
Tree planting is an expensive proposition. Check out these 6 urban legends and make sure you’re not doing it wrong. Plant your tree right the first time.
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!
The fact that the delicate but beautiful monarch butterflies migrate is a marvel of nature. From North America to Mexico, their migration is a marvel considering their small and delicate nature. Their populations are declining but there are ways you can help.
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.
Puffins are amazing creatures. You’ll want to know all the puffin facts you find. Then visit Newfoundland and be part of the Puffin Patrol to learn more.