Tag: molecules

Molecular Polarity

Molecules and bonds can be classified in a variety of ways. Both can placed into the category of being polar or non-polar. For a molecule or bond to be polar, there has to be a separation of electric…

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The Basics of the Calvin Cycle

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The Calvin Cycle-or also known as the C3c cycle, Calvin-Benson Bassham (CBB) cycle, dark reaction, or reductive pentose phosphate cycle- was discovered by Melvin Calvin, James Bassham, and Andrew Benson in the year of 1950. This cycle does…

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Why Sound Has Different Speeds in Different Media

Have you ever questioned why sound has different speeds in different media? First of all, speed is basically how fast an object is moving and the rate at which an object covers distance. Sound is a mechanical wave…

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