One Out of Four Americans Think The Sun Revolves Around The Earth

A recent study by the National Science Board shows that one out of four Americans think that the Sun revolves around the Earth. Unfortunately, this disturbing example of scientific illiteracy is but one statistic amongst a national trend of ignorance. According to the survey, only 38% of Americans think that our universe started with a […]

Intelligent Textbook Helps Students Learn

One of my biggest pet peeves when studying is when I come across a word I don’t know, and the context of the sentence, paragraph, passage, what have you, is completely lost on me.  As biology student this occurrence is opt to happen more than I would like to admit (but really, how am I […]