Kidsverse-Researcher

This month the girls talk to Kristi, a scientific researcher. Researchers make and question information from investigations, experiments, and trials. She also is the National Manager of PC4 a trials group that helps researchers get funding for cancer research. The girls ask about how she works out questions to research. What do researchers do? What's the weirdest thing she's ever researched?
Kristi talks about her career in research, chopping up eyeballs and her own podcast, Research Round-up, that she hosts.

Our Fact

The word research comes from the French word, 'recerche' or th "act of searching closely,".  Galileo Galilei was an Italian astronomer and made many scientific insights that guided future scientists. Galileo was a natural philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician who found discoveries in the sciences of motion, astronomy, the strength of materials and developed the scientific method.

Gallei, G. (1610). Sidereus Nuncius. Retrieved from http://people.reed.edu/~wieting/mathematics537/SideriusNuncius.pdf

Online Etymology Dictionary. (n.d.). Research

Space.com. (n.d.) Galileo Galilei: Biography, Inventions & Other Facts. Retrieved from https://www.space.com/15589-galileo-galilei.html