Thermo Fisher Science Scholarship for Science Majors–up to $10,000

If you want to major in biology, chemistry, biochemistry or another science major, this science scholarship may be for you. The Thermo Fisher scientific company is offering a $10,000 scholarship and four $5,000 scholarships to college students with a science Continue reading Thermo Fisher Science Scholarship for Science Majors–up to $10,000

Science Tutor Tip: Shortcut to Good Articles

Sooner or later your teacher is going to have you write a research paper or do some kind of science project. Don’t tell your teacher about this week’s science tutor tip. A lot of students who have a project go Continue reading Science Tutor Tip: Shortcut to Good Articles

How to Learn Biology: Use All Your Senses

What can you learn about a bird if you only hear its song? Possibly quite a bit. For one thing, you can usually make good guesses about a bird’s lifestyle and environment just by hearing a few seconds of birdsong. Continue reading How to Learn Biology: Use All Your Senses

Science Learning Tip: Use research articles to understand current events

I recently got an email asking for my support in a call to ban pesticides that are harming bees. This was a science learning opportunity. The email talked about a class of pesticides called neonics, reputed to be the cause Continue reading Science Learning Tip: Use research articles to understand current events