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Details: 1. How can being a more scientifically informed member of society benefit you and your community? Include the title of the TED Talk that you chose to watch in this module as well as one point made by the speaker to support your response.
Ted talk link Jonathan Foley: The other inconvenient truth | TED Talk
2. Why do you think there is value in understanding and studying the natural sciences when considering not only the impact of science on the global community but on each of us individually?
3. Detail the major developments in scientific thinking that support the study and advancement of the natural sciences as necessary and valuable. Use course resources to back up your discussion.
4. How do these developments in the natural sciences and scientific thinking inform questions about the topic in your news story? In other words, what is the relationship between major developments in the natural sciences and the questions that natural scientists are interested in?
News story link How birth control, girls’ education can slow population growth — ScienceDaily
5. Explain why studying the natural sciences is valuable. In other words, what is the benefit of studying topics in the natural sciences?