A COLLECTION of thoughts from leading scientists, public figures, ... and you!
Why is science important?
7th grade class (2012-13)
“The search for knowledge, truth and a greater understanding of the world around us” ~President Barack Obama
"Science could save us some day!" ~ Alex
"Science is important because without it.....you couldn't get a job, work, or anything because most jobs need science." ~ Nikki M.
"I think that science is important because you learn about new things in life that you hadn't known before; Like the parts of cells." ~ Bailey S.
"If science wasn't around, there will be no electronics, TV, light bulbs, or Microwaves to eat our food. Our world would be so much different without science It's what made this world so unique from then"
~ Joel F.
"One reason is that we might grow up to be scientists or some kind ologists some day" ~ Austin T.
"Without science we could not know how to cure sickness." ~ Jakob T.
"Science is important because.... we wouldn't have learned about insects or spiders. We would be killing them, instead of saving them" ~ Lillian L.
7th grade class (2011-12)
"Science is important because we need to know what is going on, on our planet and we need to solve problems for the future" ~ Jackson K.
"Science is important because u discover new things and learn how other things live (animals, insects, ect…)" ~Kera A.
"Science is important because it helps change the world"
~ Lance M.
"I think science is important because it explains why things work and why things are what they are" ~Erica R.
"It’s important because everything has to do with it; our body, outdoors, tech, and more" ~Chase M.
"I think science is important because we need to know what is going on in the world. If we didn’t have science the world would not have the technology we have today" ~Kyra C.
"Science is important because it teaches us about the world and everything in it and that is why i love science because i like to learn and do experiments" ~Nathan T.
"Science is important, because it is the closes thing we have to telling us the reasoning of why we even live. And, I am sure a lot of people would want to know that" ~Abbey M.
"Science is very important because without it our world would not work right" ~ Nikita R.
"Science is important because it’s in our everyday life. We need to know what our future is going be. We also have to learn about insects, spiders, mammals, ect. for our safety" ~Cassi H.
"Science is important so we can make new discoveries" ~Dakota G.
"Science is important because, it explains how and why things are the way they are" ~ Mahala C.
"I think science is important, because without it we would not have medical treatments" ~ LeeAnn R.
"Science is the desire to know causes" ~ William Hazlitt (1778-1830)
"Science is important because if we learn it we can make new things like cars that fly or run on non earth killing gas. In the future we could actually find a way to put life on mars(or other planets)" ~ Tyler T.
"Science is knowledge, knowledge is power, and power fuels the world"
~ Mason C.
"Science is important because we learn about our surroundings and what were living in!" ~Kelsie S.