Recognize and explain that scientists base their explanations on evidence.
Nature of Science
The Practice of Science
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Explain how scientists alone or in groups are always investigating new ways to solve problems.
Recognize that scientists question, discuss, and check each other's evidence and explanations.
Recognize the importance of communication among scientists.
Recognize and explain that when scientific investigations are carried out, the evidence produced by those investigations should be replicable by others.
Because science is based on empirical evidence it strives for objectivity, but as it is a human endeavor the processes, methods, and knowledge of science include subjectivity, as well as creativity and discovery.