Scientific Method and Media Piece Article

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Name:Mark Delarosa

1. Find a media piece—article, video, presentation, song, or other—related to the scientific method, creating hypotheses, or designing experiments. Include the link or reference citation for the piece and describe how it helped you better understand how the scientific method is used to create hypotheses and experiments.

The book “Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology” discusses how athletes today are using certain types of steroids to enhance their performance. However, do the steroids alone give them super abilities? Or is it a combination of both god given abilities and the steroids? This in my opinion is one of the most interesting scientific topics of today. After reading “Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology” it helped me understand how science/biology could explain this theory or hypotheses. I realized creating a hypothesis and utilizing the scientific method is something we do on a day to day basis, we just don’t realize it.

2. Find a media piece—article, video, presentation, song, or other—that recognizes the fundamental concepts of chemistry in biology. Include the link or reference citation for the piece and describe how it helped you better understand how fundamental concepts of chemistry affect biology.

There are many types and brands of protein out on the market today, and all of them say they are the best. But, how do we really know which ones are the best for us? The fundamentals of chemistry in biology can help you determine which protein supplement will best be suited for your needs. The magazine “Men’s Health” consistently discusses this topic every month, to help us, the average person understand you don’t always need the most expensive protein out there. Nor, do you always need the latest and greatest, because it may not be compatible with what you are doing.

3. Find a media piece—article, video, presentation, song, or other—that describes the energy metabolism of cells. Include the link or...
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