articles

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 »

www.reference.com Science Earth Science

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 »

www.reference.com Education K-12

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 »

www.reference.com History Inventions
similar articles

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 »

www.reference.com History Inventions

Atomic energy, also referred to as nuclear energy, is used to generate electricity, and has applications in the fields of agriculture, medicine, research and industry, too. Atomic energy contains highly active radioisoto... More »

www.reference.com Science Physics Thermodynamics

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 »

www.reference.com Science Earth Science

The three major global uses of fresh water are agriculture, industry and domestic use. Among those, agriculture accounts for 70 percent of all the fresh water used globally. Industries around the world use 20 percent of ... More »

www.reference.com Science Earth Science