Over the last decade, the
workload on the students has risen dramatically. According to the recent study,
75% of college students spend up to five hours a day doing their science
homework. It’s not surprising that most learners feel tired all the time.
If you want to boost your
studying process and get more free time, you should utilize digital tools and
services. Here is a list of top 10 sites, which may help to improve your
To write a high-quality
academic paper, you should conduct in-depth online research and find scholarly
sources to base your work on. But the problem is that the internet is
overloaded with tons of unreliable content and it’s rather challenging to find
scientific papers using Google search.
If you want to get access to
scholarly literature, you should use Google Scholar, a specialized web search
engine. It will help you to find the following sources:
- Government reports
- Other trustworthy
Academia is another reliable search engine for academic papers. Here you can find articles published by researchers from all over the world. Even more, you can use this site to submit your own scientific works.
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by Megan Ray Nichols
How many times have you gotten up, opened your fridge,
looked in for a minute for something to eat, then closed it again without
taking anything out today? If we discount the fact that leaving the fridge door
open wastes up to 7
percent of the appliance’s energy use when was the last time
you thought about your fridge or your air conditioner and how they work to keep
your home and snack food cool? How did the milk in your fridge make it from the
cow that created it to your home without spoiling? Let’s take a closer look at
the cool (pun intended) science behind refrigeration that we so often take for
Why is Refrigeration Important?
We all know that we keep our milk in the fridge to keep it
from spoiling, but how does keeping it cold make sure that you’ve got a fresh
dairy topper for your morning Frosted Flakes?
We’ve been keeping
food cold since prehistoric times. Even cave dwellers
realized that if they kept their food in a cool cave or packed it in the snow,
it would last longer. Thankfully, we don’t have to wait for a snow day to keep
our food cold these days — most homes in developed countries have at least one
refrigerator, with 23
percent having two or more.
Continue reading Understanding the Science Behind Refrigeration
Writing and formatting often go hand in hand. In anything from scripts to essays, there needs to be some kind of order. Especially when dealing with difficult concepts, a robust structure can help your readers stay afloat.
world of science writing, structure is that much more important. Research
articles pack in a lot of information. You don’t want your readers to feel
bombarded. Help your readers follow along with these ten steps.
a Clear and Succinct Title
writers struggle with picking the perfect title. It’s understandable. The title
is the first thing a reader sees. However, choosing the right title will be
what helps to draw readers in. Try to include plenty of description.
titles should be avoided at all costs. Of course, it can be easy to get carried
away. There is a lot to say! Still, shorter titles will capture readers’
imagination more easily.
Include an Abstract
abstract gives your reader a “preview” of the content. Another way to see it is
a summary. Abstracts make research articles scannable. When dealing with a lot
of information, they help readers decide which texts to read. Use that your
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