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Michael Schwalbe is Professor of Sociology at North Carolina State University.
Monday, April 17, 2017
Nothing Beats Science for Explaining How the World Works
Scientific literacy is usually measured through surveys that ask questions about basic scientific facts, such as, “Do the continents move? Does water boil at lower temperatures at higher altitudes? Are radio waves used to make cellphone calls? Did humans evolve from earlier life forms?” In one...