Many ideas have left the world of science and made their way into everyday language -- and unfortunately, they are almost always used incorrectly. We asked a group of scientists to tell us which scientific terms they believe are the most widely misunderstood. Here are ten of them.
It's a simple question that few can answer correctly. We created this simple animated explanation to demonstrate the power of using clear narrative structures to educate and inform. Imagine if you had seen something like this when you were in school.
Table of statistics for the planets and dwarf planets in the solar system. Find out how big they are, how far away from Sun they are, the time it takes them to orbit the Sun, the time it takes for them to spin on their axis, what their atmosphere contains and how many moons they have.
Earlier this year, NASA spacecraft Voyager 1 left our solar system after a 35-year journey, carrying with it a golden record containing sounds, images and music from Earth.Its sister craft, Voyager 2…...