Explorit Science Center emphasizes the process of science - investigations, experiments, etc. but in addition to being a process, science is a body of what are believed to be "facts" that form the basis for understanding the investigations and experiments. Therefore, we present for your interest, some science "facts"  ...

A "Fact"* a day

* In science, explanations of phenomena are often referred to as "fact" but are really "theories" because, as we learn more and more about our world and beyond, new information tends to change or adjust our understanding of familiar "facts".
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