Commentary: Changing minds with "trick" questions.

  title={Commentary: Changing minds with "trick" questions.},
  author={Harold B. White},
  journal={Biochemistry and molecular biology education : a bimonthly publication of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology},
  volume={33 3},
Few programs are more powerful at revealing alternative conceptions (formerly called misconceptions) among educated adults than A Private Universe [1]. Staged at a Harvard University graduation, the producers asked random students (and some faculty) in full academic regalia to explain why we have seasons. Over 90% attributed our warm summers to the Earth… CONTINUE READING