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This Science Short illustrates the idea that answering one scientific question leads to other scientific questions in the context of research about fossil insects.
Use multiple Science Shorts from different disciplines to illustrate how the same aspects of the nature and process of science play out in different research studies.
Correspondence to the Next Generation Science Standards is indicated in parentheses after each relevant concept. See our conceptual framework for details.
- Science is ongoing; answering one scientific question frequently leads to additional questions to be investigated. (P1)