Reflections on Earth Day

This year, Earth Day will be celebrated by more people around the globe because of technology. At Why Science we are celebrating Earth Week, April 22 – 28, by exploring …

Plastic, Plastic, Everywhere.

Worldwide, 73 percent of beach litter is plastic: filters from cigarette butts, bottles, bottle caps, food wrappers, grocery bags, and polystyrene containers. What happens to the plastics we recycle? Are …

All Life is Connected

As long as humans have existed, our interaction with the environment continues to defy a profound truth about all living things – all life is connected.  During this month of …

Why? – The Power of Asking Questions

Questions play such a pivotal role in so many aspects of our lives, ranging from the social to the workplace to the family and of course to the classroom. From questions we have all learned and experienced so many wonderful things, but often times the simple act of asking a question is something that itself is never questioned. Why do we need to ask questions?

“The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge”

Thomas Louis Berger