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What's wrong? // By: scott feldstein - CC BY 2.0

Much ado about trivia

The Australian Academy of Science (AAS), an otherwise exemplary organisation, is upset because most Australians have a decent grasp of basic scientific facts. Wait, let me start from the beginning. A scientific literacy survey, recently carried out by Auspoll on behalf of the AAS, has found that science literacy of young Australian adults has fallen in the … Continue Reading ››