Science Quiz / 'S' in Natural Sciences

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Embryonic plant enclosed in a protective outer covering with food reserves
Property of a liquid surface that causes it to act like a stretched elastic membrane
Time of year when the Sun appears furthest north or south of the celestial equator
Areas of the Sun's surface that are cooler than surrounding areas
Study of social behavior based on evolutionary theory
Mechanism that converts rotational motion to linear motion
Short-chain, soluble carbohydrate with a characteristically sweet taste
Relationship between organisms of different species living together in direct contact
Salt of a fatty acid
Transition of a substance directly from the solid to the gas phase
Movement of an oceanic plate beneath another crustal plate
Area of informal housing often built of waste materials on the edge of a city
Operation of removing objects from a collection
Mountain rising from the ocean seafloor that does not reach to the water's surface
Rate of change of distance with time
American virologist who developed the first successful inactivated polio vaccine
The center of a black hole, where the curvature of space time is maximal
Measure of the degree of asymmetry of a distribution
An angle whose measure is 180 degrees
Purposeful execution of chemical reactions to obtain a product, or several products

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