Cognitive science is a relatively new field of study. Though it has been around for a while, it is only recently that it has started to gain much popularity. While cognitive science looks at how the brain works, it focuses primarily on how the brain can remember things. Cognitive science includes a variety of subfields, […]
Is Environmental Science a Good Career?
Do you want to make a difference in the world around you? What better place to do so than in environmental science? An environmental science degree teaches you how natural and man-made environments interact. Environmental science majors learn about natural resources, pollution, climate change, sustainable agriculture, and resource management. Environmental science utilizes biological, physical, chemical, […]
Why Should I Study Environmental Science?
Environmental science can be a good first step for those who aren’t sure what to study in college. This broad field includes the study of the planet’s biological, chemical, and geological systems. Environmental science students often work with career counselors to determine their approach to school, including whether to major in environmental science, environmental science […]
The Function of Science in Human Development
Science is the driving force behind human development. Through the study of science, we study ourselves. We investigate what it means to be human, what makes us human, and what is wrong. We study our genes, behavior, nurture, and so on. Through science, we learn about ourselves and, perhaps more importantly, we learn what we […]
Protect Memory and Cognition: Natural Strategy Revealed
The brain must store memory, which is the act of recalling an event or fact. Memory and cognition are two concepts that have become very important, both to science and the general public. Memory is defined as our ability to retain and recall information that we’ve heard before. Cognition is our ability to reason, solve […]
Science and Myth: How to Study Religion from An Evolutionary Perspective
A growing movement in academia is to challenge scientific models that treat religion and spirituality as aberrant behavior, either genetic or learned beyond comprehension. However, there is no consensus on what constitutes science into myth and how each is distinct from the other. It’s widely accepted that religion plays a role in shaping our moral […]
The intergovernmental Meeting of the Parties (Mar. 24, 2010, Vienna) in Johannesburg, South Africa, resulted in the conclusions of the FAO Conference on the Illegal Trade in Endangered Species (2005). In looking for a summary list of species he found Web articles, and carefully selected those presenting the evidence which supported the conclusion that 71 […]
How to Start a Healthy Lifestyle
If you are someone trying to lose weight whether it be fat or trying to maintain a specific weight, then you already know how much you need to eat, and you know exactly what the right foods are. With that said, you may be someone that needs to lose a bit of weight, or you […]