The Central Science

Metz, Steve
September 2009
Science Teacher;Sep2009, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p6
Academic Journal
The article discusses the importance of chemistry as a course and why it is an engaging science. Chemistry is described as a hand-on, mind-on course because students can manipulate laboratory equipment. Chemistry students are taught cutting-edge science and technology which includes transmission electron microscopy and nanomaterials. Chemistry is considered as the domain of foundational concepts in the life sciences.


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