Do you want to keep up
with the latest research and discoveries in science? There are many
good websites that you can visit to make that easy.
One great site is
called Science News for
Kids. This site reports science news covering
a wide range of subjects. The articles are written with the interests
and educational experience of younger readers in mind, but adults
will find this site suitable for them as well.
The author believes that adults _______
won't understand a
site for kids.
b. will find Science News for Kids useful.
c. don't like science as much as kids.
site, one that I check out every day, is called Science Daily. The
site is constantly updated with news, often about exciting findings
that change how we look at the world and the universe.
Whether it's newly unearthed discoveries about creatures that have been
extinct for millions of years or the latest advances in cures for
human diseases, you'll find it at Science
2. What does “daily” mean?
never at night
b. only for scientists
c. every day
What does “unearthed”
mean in the paragraph?
b. from another planet
c. shot into space
These sites post
stories as they become news and also archive all the past articles.
That way you can enter a search term and find articles on just about
anything related to science that they've ever published.
What does “archive”
a nest in a boat
b read carefully
c. keep in a safe place
If you haven't done so already, why not visit these fascinating sites and see what you think? You can find them at http://www.sciencenewsforkids.org/ and http://www.sciencedaily.com/.
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