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What We Can Learn From Uganda About Raising Science Literate Kids

A quick scan of viral stories from around the internet reveals that readers are quick to believe garbage health claims, like cheese is as addictive as crack, bagels cause cancer and eating processed meat is as bad as smoking. It’s clear that people need more help understanding the difference between anecdotes and evidence, how to evaluate the methodology of a study and how to know the difference between correlation and causation.
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