Chapter 1: Studying Life Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Share Turn In Read Resources Details Chapter Outline Loading... Chapter Summary Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description This chapter outlines the nature and methods of science, the scope of life science, the importance of the microscope in life science, and how to stay safe in life science research. Authors: Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Editors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Tags: applied research applied science basic research (28 more) basic science biological sciences cell theory CK.SCI.ENG.SE.1.Life-Science-MS.1 conclusion electron microscope evidence experiment gene theory hypotheses hypothesis life science life sciences microscope observation optical microscope Phylogenetic Tree of Life predictions research safety scanning acoustic microscope scanning probe microscope scientific law Scientific method Scientific Research scientific theory theory theory of evolution Subjects: science Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Jan 29, 2015 Last Modified: Oct 30, 2016 Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the FlexBook® textbook. Please Customize the FlexBook® textbook.