The Scientific Summer assignment requires you to relate an activity you did over the summer to a branch of science. Use the list below to view the many different branches of science. Choose one that best relates to your activity.


Branches of science

  • Acoustics : The study of sound (or the science of sound).
  • Aerodynamics : The study of the motion and control of solid bodies like aircraft, missiles, etc., in air.
  • Anatomy : The science dealing with the structure of animals, plants or human body.
  • Anthropology : The science that deals with the origins, physical and cultural development of mankind
  • Archaeology : The study of antiquities.
  • Astrochemistry : The study of interstellar matter with a view to knowing the origin of universe.
  • Astronautics : The science of space travel.
  • Astronomy : The study of the heavenly bodies.
  • Biochemistry : The study of chemical processes of living things
  • Biology : The study of living things
  • Botany : The study of plants
  • Chemistry : The study of elements and the compounds
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  • Ecology : The study of the relation of animals and plants to their surroundings,