How do we know what we know?
This project uses case studies to examine how scientists construct a functional understanding of the world by gathering, assessing, and making use of scientific evidence. Examining the nature of evidence is a critical part of science literacy and a key to understanding our own process of knowledge acquisition.
Evidence is an Actionscript 3.0 based educational project I built with the San Francisco Exploratorium. We used multimedia and learning theories to teach users “The way Science works” using evolution as an example body of knowledge.
Dropping science like Galileo dropped the orange :