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Science has improved daily life in several ways that include modern agriculture, electricity, medicine, personal computers and the Internet. Innovations in science have improved the way people communicate, travel and obt... More »

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Science makes daily life more convenient with discoveries such as electricity and its related inventions that manipulate it to produce light and allow people to use electronic devices. In addition, inventions like plasti... More »

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A working knowledge of science, both as a body of facts and as a habit of thought, helps people understand the world in ways that aren't available to less science-literate people. A working understanding of botany, for e... More »

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Nickel plays a key role in daily life; it facilitates food preparation, is used to create mobile phones and medical equipment, and enables power generation, transportation and construction among other trades. Nickel is c... More »

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Pure science, also called basic or fundamental science, has the goal of expanding knowledge in a particular field, without consideration for the practical or commercial uses of the knowledge. By contrast, applied science... More »

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