Thursday, 17 December 2009

Nice Examples of Common Misconceptions in Science

  • Where does all the material for a tree come from?
  • How do parallel circuits work.
  • If I have a heavy weight in a boat and I throw it over the side what happens to the level of the water.
  • What happens when I stop applying force to an object does it stop moving?
Then there are a few examples of how you coincidence can be confused with causation.
  • The birthday of the bad guy, the head of the NSA in Enemy of the State is 9.11

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