Definition of ethics, ethical rules in science and how science influences ethical decisions.
Reviews the need for ethical behavior in science and gives examples of ethical rules that should guide scientists.
Learn new vocabulary words and help remember them by coming up with your own sentences with the new words using a Stop and Jot table.
Learn about the quest to design a perpetual motion machine, one man's claim to have invented it, and how the hoax violates ethics in science.
Learn about the importance of replication in science, the search for cold fusion, and the ethical questions raised by the research.