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52 Examples of Qualitative Information

52 Examples of Qualitative Information

posted by John Spacey, this month
An overview of qualitative information with examples.
13 Characteristics of a Theory

13 Characteristics of a Theory

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of the characteristics of a good theory.
5 Examples of Random Assignment

5 Examples of Random Assignment

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The common types of random assignment for experiments.
50 Types of Applied Sciences

50 Types of Applied Sciences

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of the common types of applied sciences.
50 Types of Science

50 Types of Science

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
A list of sciences.
10 Examples of a Control Group

10 Examples of a Control Group

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The common types of control group with examples.
18 Examples of a Negative Correlation

18 Examples of a Negative Correlation

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The definition of negative correlation with examples.
11 Examples of Independent Variables

11 Examples of Independent Variables

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The definition of independent variables with examples and comparisons.
9 Examples of a Dependent Variable

9 Examples of a Dependent Variable

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The definition of dependent variable with examples.
22 Misuses of Statistics

22 Misuses of Statistics

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
Patterns of mistakes in statistics.
What is the Prosecutor's Fallacy?

What is the Prosecutor's Fallacy?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of the Prosecutor's Fallacy.
What is the Karman Line?

What is the Karman Line?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The location of the Karman line between the Earth and space.
Pseudorandom vs Random

Pseudorandom vs Random

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The difference between a pseudorandom and true random number.
Negative Control vs Positive Control

Negative Control vs Positive Control

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The difference between a negative control and a positive control with an example.
11 Examples of Inertia

11 Examples of Inertia

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
The definition of inertia with examples.
15 Examples of Space Junk

15 Examples of Space Junk

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of space junk.
What is a Probability Distribution?

What is a Probability Distribution?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
A function that predicts the results of a set of experiments over a large sample space.
What is the Space Environment?

What is the Space Environment?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of the space environment.
What is Interplanetary Contamination?

What is Interplanetary Contamination?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of interplanetary contamination, a risk of space missions.
What is a Singularity?

What is a Singularity?

posted by John Spacey, a few months ago
An overview of singularities.
What is Trend Forecasting?

What is Trend Forecasting?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Predicting the future direction of something.
What is a Statistical Population?

What is a Statistical Population?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of statistical population with examples.
What is a Statistical Model?

What is a Statistical Model?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A probability distribution constructed to support data analysis.
9 Examples of Regression Analysis

9 Examples of Regression Analysis

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of regression analysis with examples.
What is an Astronomical Unit?

What is an Astronomical Unit?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of astronomical units.
What is Deep Space?

What is Deep Space?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Competing definitions of deep space.
What is a Deep Space Network?

What is a Deep Space Network?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of deep space networks.
15 Types of Orbit

15 Types of Orbit

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of orbit.
What is the Space Age?

What is the Space Age?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A definition of space age.
How a Quartile is Calculated

How a Quartile is Calculated

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of how to calculate quartiles with a full example.
24 Examples of Theories

24 Examples of Theories

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of well known theories.
24 Examples of Temperature

24 Examples of Temperature

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Examples of notable and interesting temperatures.
11 Examples of a Cohort

11 Examples of a Cohort

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A definition of cohort with examples.
18 Characteristics of the Moon

18 Characteristics of the Moon

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Everything you ever wanted to know about the moon.
Science Sitemap

Science Sitemap

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Science sitemap
54 Examples of Social Psychology

54 Examples of Social Psychology

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of social psychology with examples.
40 Examples of Biology

40 Examples of Biology

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of biology with examples.
6 Definitions of Hybrid With Examples

6 Definitions of Hybrid With Examples

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A few definitions of hybrid.
19 Examples of Secondary Research

19 Examples of Secondary Research

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of secondary research with examples.
130 Words To Describe Research

130 Words To Describe Research

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A vocabulary for describing research.
44 Types of Social Science

44 Types of Social Science

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of social sciences.
24 Examples of Primary Research

24 Examples of Primary Research

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of primary research with examples.
26 Examples of Measurement

26 Examples of Measurement

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Examples of measurement including common tools, measurements and units.
14 Examples of Accuracy

14 Examples of Accuracy

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of accuracy with examples.
180 Examples of Science Topics

180 Examples of Science Topics

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of common science topics.
201 Examples of Research Topics

201 Examples of Research Topics

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of interesting research topics.
25 Types of Research Design

25 Types of Research Design

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of the common types of research design.
400 Science Words

400 Science Words

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An a-z list of foundational science vocabulary.
101 Word Science Vocabulary

101 Word Science Vocabulary

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An a-z list of important words in science with straightforward definitions.
26 Types of Spacecraft

26 Types of Spacecraft

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of existing, proposed and hypothetical spacecraft.
Fermi Paradox: Where is Everybody?

Fermi Paradox: Where is Everybody?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The Fermi Paradox explained.
12 Types of Radio Waves

12 Types of Radio Waves

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of the basic types of radio waves with useful charts.
14 Examples of a Positive Correlation

14 Examples of a Positive Correlation

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of positive correlation with examples and comparisons.
17 Examples of an Alternative Hypothesis

17 Examples of an Alternative Hypothesis

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of alternative hypothesis with examples.
14 Examples of a Null Hypothesis

14 Examples of a Null Hypothesis

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of null hypothesis with examples.
3 Examples of an Experiment Design

3 Examples of an Experiment Design

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Full examples of an experiment design using a useful template.
9 Types of Hypothesis

9 Types of Hypothesis

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of hypothesis with examples.
36 Examples of a Hypothesis

36 Examples of a Hypothesis

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of hypothesis with examples.
68 Words To Describe Science

68 Words To Describe Science

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A vocabulary for describing science, research and scientific knowledge.
57 Things in Space

57 Things in Space

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of astronomical objects and phenomenon.
56 Opposites of Growth

56 Opposites of Growth

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of antonyms for growth.
14 Examples of Growth

14 Examples of Growth

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of growth with examples.
3 Examples of a Growth Rate Calculation

3 Examples of a Growth Rate Calculation

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The growth rate formula with example calculations.
9 Examples of Hard Science

9 Examples of Hard Science

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of the hard sciences.
7 Characteristics of Soft Science

7 Characteristics of Soft Science

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of soft science with a list of its basic characteristics.
24 Types of Physics

24 Types of Physics

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of the branches of physics.
9 Examples of the Electromagnetic Spectrum

9 Examples of the Electromagnetic Spectrum

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of the common wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum.
40 Examples of Research Skills

40 Examples of Research Skills

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of common research skills.
21 Characteristics of Water

21 Characteristics of Water

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The interesting properties of water.
29 Examples of a Primary Source

29 Examples of a Primary Source

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of primary source with examples.
6 Types of Scientific Fact

6 Types of Scientific Fact

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of scientific fact with examples.
5 Examples of a Positive Control

5 Examples of a Positive Control

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of positive control with examples.
7 Examples of Falsifiability

7 Examples of Falsifiability

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of falsifiability with examples.
9 Types of Experiment Variables

9 Types of Experiment Variables

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of variables in an experiment with an example.
7 Statistical Analysis Techniques

7 Statistical Analysis Techniques

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A list of basic statistical analysis techniques.
11 Examples of the Speed Of Light

11 Examples of the Speed Of Light

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of the speed of light with examples.
What is the Tyranny Of Averages?

What is the Tyranny Of Averages?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
Tyranny of averages explained.
7 Examples of Original Research

7 Examples of Original Research

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of original research with examples.
4 Types of Random Error

4 Types of Random Error

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of random error with examples.
3 Types of Experimental Error

3 Types of Experimental Error

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The basic types of experimental error with examples.
7 Types of Observational Study

7 Types of Observational Study

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of observational study with examples.
24 Types of Research

24 Types of Research

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of research.
3 Examples of a Negative Control

3 Examples of a Negative Control

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of negative control with examples.
7 Types of Experiment Controls

7 Types of Experiment Controls

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of experiment control explained.
Experiments Guide

Experiments Guide

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A guide to designing and conducting experiments.
7 Types of Systematic Error

7 Types of Systematic Error

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of systematic error with examples.
5 Types of Extraneous Variables

5 Types of Extraneous Variables

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The common types of extraneous variables.
What is a Natural Experiment?

What is a Natural Experiment?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of natural experiment with examples.
7 Types of Scientific Control

7 Types of Scientific Control

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The basic types of scientific control.
Apples & Oranges Explained

Apples & Oranges Explained

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The problem with comparing apples and oranges.
11 Examples of Causality

11 Examples of Causality

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The definition of causality with examples.
What is Regression Toward The Mean?

What is Regression Toward The Mean?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of Regression Toward The Mean.
What is the Law Of Large Numbers?

What is the Law Of Large Numbers?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of the law of large numbers.
What is Data Context?

What is Data Context?

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of data context.
Growth: Exponential vs Hyperbolic

Growth: Exponential vs Hyperbolic

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The difference between exponential and hyperbolic growth.
4 Examples of a Representative Sample

4 Examples of a Representative Sample

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A definition of representative sample with examples.
5 Examples of Organic Growth

5 Examples of Organic Growth

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A definition of organic growth with examples.
15 Types Of Growth

15 Types Of Growth

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
An overview of growth.
Space Guide

Space Guide

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
A few topics relevant to space, space research and industry.
Correlation vs Causation

Correlation vs Causation

posted by John Spacey, a year ago
The difference explained.

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