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By Colleen M. Belk, Virginia M. Borden, Colleen Belk, Virginia Borden

This issues-based, inquiry-driven biology publication offers beginners with the power and wish to take an energetic and educational curiosity within the technology concerns they are going to usually face in existence. A five-part association covers basic rules in biology, genetics, evolution, human future health, and people and the surroundings. For an in-depth realizing of compelling modern topics—along with the biology that permeates those matters.

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2. Much of the research on common cold prevention and treatment is performed by scientists employed or funded by drug companies. Often these companies do not allow scientists to publish the results of their research for fear that competitors at other drug companies will use this research to develop a new drug before they do. Should our society allow scientific research to be owned and controlled by private companies? 3. Should society put restrictions on what kinds of research are performed by government-funded scientists?

The process of peer review helps increase confidence in scientific information because other scientists critique the results and conclusions of an experiment before it is published in a professional journal. These journals, such as Science, Nature, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and hundreds of others, represent the first and most reliable source of current scientific knowledge. If he’s like most of us, Jake will get his scientific information from secondary sources, such as books, news reports, and advertisements.

A. if an experimental treatment showed more of an effect than would be predicted by chance b. if a hypothesis is true b. People who do not eat chicken noodle soup experience unusually long and severe colds. c. whether an experiment was well designed c. Cold viruses cannot live in chicken noodle soup. e. how similar the sample was to the population it was drawn from d. People who eat chicken noodle soup feel healthier than people who do not eat chicken noodle soup. e. Consuming chicken noodle soup causes people to sneeze.

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