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What is a Scientific Theory?

The meaning of the word ‘theory’ can vary depending on whom you ask. In everyday use, the word simply means a hunch or a guess. In science, however, a theory is a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world … Continue reading

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The Scientific Method

The scientific method is a process for experimentation that is used to explore observations and answer questions. Scientists use the scientific method to search for cause and effect relationships in nature. In other words, they design an experiment so that … Continue reading

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