Environmental science has become one of the premier media-friendly sciences over the last few decades. He started developing a unique course that would require plural perspectives, and would be team-taught by a scientist and another discipline in the humanities, to specifically bring the conflicts and divergent viewpoints of science and values together in the same class.
A lecture presented by Dr. Allan M. Brandt, Kass Professor of the History of Medicine and Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University, was held on the AU campus March 29 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of an Interdisciplinary Science Course at Ashland University.
Science Foundation Ireland, as part of Science Week 2016, have commenced a new advertising campaign at Dublin Airport looking at some of the excellent research being undertaken here in Ireland. In 1962, Dr. Tom Vanosdall, a science professor at Ashland University, started corresponding with well-known public intellectuals, (including Lewis Mumford, C.S. Lewis, and C. P. Snow), about various intellectual topics.
Anyway, there is great dispute about what is going on with our local star and here is a recent report claiming the sun will spit even more x-rays at us this coming Solar Cycle which is bad news on several fronts. Another reason why kids love science is because what other subject do you get to learn about outer space.
Furthermore, multi-media resources should be utilized to help make science come alive like watching renowned science programs on television or on DVD like PBS’s NOVA and playing interactive games on the Internet like those found at Science News for Kids.