Blog Post #6 – Reflection – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

a. What challenges did you overcome throughout this inquiry project? How did you go about overcoming these challenges? Ironically, many of the challenges that I faced throughout the making of this inquiry project were to do with confirmation bias, one Continue reading Blog Post #6 – Reflection – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Blog Post #6 – Reflection – Is Sleep Really that Important?

 “Is Sleep Really That Important?” By: Karen Zoulau What challenges did you overcome throughout this inquiry project? How did you go about overcoming these challenges? I had a few challenges I had to overcome, but one that particularly stood out Continue reading Blog Post #6 – Reflection – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Blog Post #5 – Research Round #3 – Sleep Disorders – Is Sleep Really that Important?

  “Is Sleep Really that Important?” By: Karen Zoulau Many people feel as if they don’t get enough sleep at night. To solve this they constantly promise themselves that they will get more sleep in the future, but often this Continue reading Blog Post #5 – Research Round #3 – Sleep Disorders – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Blog Post #5 – Inquiry Research Round #3 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

What makes certain people predisposed to believing conspiracy theories? If you have read my previous post, you will know that I have already researched why people are drawn to conspiracy theories. In that post, I mentioned that humans are drawn Continue reading Blog Post #5 – Inquiry Research Round #3 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Blog Post #4 – Research Round #2 – Is Sleep Really that Important?

“Is Sleep Really that Important?” By: Karen Zoulau Have you ever wondered what happens to our bodies when we sleep? Let me explain. Our brain stores new information while we sleep [1], creating new space for new memories and deleting Continue reading Blog Post #4 – Research Round #2 – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Blog Post #4 – Inquiry Research Round #2 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Why are people drawn to and create conspiracy theories? Conspiracy theories. In this current age, I would be quite confident saying that virtually everyone reading this knows what they are. Strange ideas, farfetched conclusions, “connect-the-dots” thinking. I would also be Continue reading Blog Post #4 – Inquiry Research Round #2 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Blog Post #3 – Research Round #1 – Is Sleep Really that Important?

“Is Sleep Really that Important?” By: Karen Zoulau Going 24 hours without sleep is one of the most harmful things you could do to your body. If you pull an all-nighter, you will be cognitively impaired [1]. Even going 17 Continue reading Blog Post #3 – Research Round #1 – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Blog Post #3 – Inquiry Research Round #1 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

What are conspiracy theories and how can we identify false ones? Conspiracy theories are now all around us. The crazy notions, the absurd ideas, the disproven lies, together they help to plague our world, its people, and our understanding of Continue reading Blog Post #3 – Inquiry Research Round #1 – Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Blog Post #2 – Project Plan – Is Sleep Really that Important?

The steps I am planning to take in my inquiry project: First Post: Negative Effects of Sleeping Late and Having a Lack of Sleep What happens to your body if you don’t sleep for a whole day? What happens to Continue reading Blog Post #2 – Project Plan – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Blog Post #1 – Is Sleep Really that Important?

Inquiry Question: Is Sleep Really that Important? We all know that sleep is essential for living. Everyone has to sleep in order to avoid effects of sleep deprivation like fatigue, irritability and mood changes. In the now, I don’t feel Continue reading Blog Post #1 – Is Sleep Really that Important?