Thursday, November 10, 2011

How to Properly Cite a Website

This is how you properly cite a source that you find on the internet.

A source without an Author listed:

The Water Pollution Guide. water pollution guide.  Retrieved November 8,2011 from

A source with an Author listed:

Johnson, J. WASP Women Pilots of WWII. Women's History. Retrieved November 8,2011 from 

Monday, November 7, 2011

Choosing a Topic: Possible Research Topics


      Here is a list of possible science topics that I could research in choosing a topic.

Cancer- breast

        Drug abuse
animal abuse
Drought-water Shortage
Heart disease
Juvenile Diabetes
Air Pollution-city,Rural areas
Water Pollution-water contamination,effect: fish,sea life, Ecosystem
Endangered species- poaching

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

March of the penguins

What challenges do the penguins have to overcome?
some of the challenges the penguins had to overcome was keeping themselves warm. Another challenge was feeding themselves.

How does their habitat challenge their livelihood each day? Their habitat challenges their livelihood every day by keeping them so cold.

What types of adaptations do penguins need in order to survive brutal winters as well as predators? They need to adapt to the cold by having thick feathery coats.

Why is there a period of time in which there is practically no sunlight? What affect can no sunlight have on this region of Antarctica?

Because the winter is setting in, and it can colder their if their is no sunlight.
How could climate change negatively impact the mating ritual of the Emperor Penguin? Because the special place that they mate at can probably melt and then they wont have baby's anymore.