#SciStuChat 12-08-16 Evolution and its Misconceptions
- What is Evolution?
- What does it mean when scientists say animal species are related?
- Why do so many people misunderstand evolution?
- What are some common evolution misconceptions?
- How do we know evolution happens?
- What is a scientific theory and how is it different than an everyday theory?
- Why is evolution important today?
The 2016-2017 Academic year of #SciStuChat begins Thursday Sept 8th - topic below
SciStuChat topics from the 2015-2016 school year listed below.
Living on the Moon April 14th 9pm EST
Spiders and Their Chemistry - Jan 14th 9pm EST
Sharks and Chondrichthyes - December 10th
Science and Football - Nov 12th
American Football is a collision sport
Thank you to scienceunderground.org for "The Science Behind the Football Spiral"
Surviving a year in space - October 8th 2015
Astronaut Scott Kelly is spending a year in space on the International Space Station, and his Russian counterpart cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko is doing the same thing. On Sept 15 they reached the halfway point of the #yearinspace. The major purpose of the #yearinspace is to learn the demands the human body requires to make the trip to Mars.