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  • Branches of Science
    • Earth Sciences
      • Branch: Description [Branch A - Z]
      • Geology: Rocks, earthquakes, volcanoes, and fossils
      • Meteorology: Atmosphere and weather
      • Mineralogy: Minerals, their location and mining
      • Oceanography: Waves, tides, currents, trenches, and ocean life
      • Paleontology: Plant and animal fossils
      • Petrology: Formation and structure of rocks and their chemical content
    • Life Sciences
      • Branch: Description [Branch A - Z]
      • Agronomy: Land management of crops and cultivation
      • Anatomy: Structure, form, and arrangement of the body
      • Bacteriology: Bacteria, their growth and behaviour
      • Biology: Animals and plants, origin, morphology, and environment
      • Botany: The plant world
      • Cytology: Structure, function, and life of cells
      • Ecology: Relationship between living things and environment
      • Medicine: Cause, prevention, and cure of disease
      • Nutrition: Supply of adequate and correct foods to satisfy the body's requirements
      • Pharmacology: Medicines, their preparation, use, and effects
      • Physiology: Function of living things
      • Psychology: Behaviour of humans and animals working of the brain application of these to concrete data
      • Zoology: Animals
    • Mathematical Sciences
      • Branch: Description [Branch A - Z]
      • Logic: Reasoning by mathematics: Computing
      • Mathematics: Application of geometry, algebra, and arithmetic, etc.
      • Statistics: Numerical information which is to be analysed
    • Physical Sciences
      • Branch: Description [Branch A - Z]
      • Aerodynamics: Properties and forces of flowing air on solid objects
      • Astronomy: Heavenly bodies and their motions
      • Chemistry: Properties and behaviour of substances
      • Electronics: Behaviour of electrons in a vacuum, in gases, and semiconductors
      • Engineering: Application of scientific principles to industry.
      • Mechanics: Invention and construction of machines, their operation, and the calculation of their efficiency
      • Metallurgy: Working of metals, smelting and refining
      • Physics: Nature and behaviour of matter and energy
    • Social Sciences
      • Branch: Description [Branch A - Z]
      • Anthropology: Origin, culture, development, and distribution of human beings
      • Archaeology: Remains, monuments left by prehistoric people
      • Economics: Use of natural resources to the best advantage
      • Geography: Location of Earth's features and our relation to them
      • Linguistics: Languages and their relationship to each other
      • Political Science: Function of states and governments
      • Sociology: Relationship between groups and individuals
  • Optics
    • Index of Refraction
      • Material: Index [Material A - Z]
      • Vacuum : 1
      • Air (STP): 1.00029
      • Acetone : 1.36
      • Alcohol : 1.329
      • Amorphous Selenium : 2.92
      • Calspar low limit : 1.486
      • Calspar high limit : 1.66
      • Carbon Disulfide : 1.63
      • Chromium Oxide : 2.705
      • Copper Oxide : 2.705
      • Crown Glass : 1.52
      • Crystal : 2
      • Diamond : 2.417
      • Emerald : 1.57
      • Ethyl Alcohol : 1.36
      • Flourite : 1.434
      • Fused Quartz : 1.46
      • Heaviest Flint Glass : 1.89
      • Heavy Flint Glass : 1.65
      • Glass : 1.5
      • Ice : 1.309
      • Iodine Crystal : 3.34
      • Lapis Lazuli : 1.61
      • Light Flint Glass : 1.575
      • Liquid Carbon Dioxide : 1.2
      • Polystyrene : 1.55
      • Quartz low limit : 1.553
      • Quartz high limit : 1.644
      • Ruby : 1.77
      • Sapphire : 1.77
      • Sodium Chloride (Salt) low limit: 1.544
      • Sodium Chloride (Salt) high limit : 1.644
      • Sugar Solution (30%) : 1.38
      • Sugar Solution (80%) : 1.49
      • Topaz : 1.61
      • Water (20 ºC) : 1.333
      • Zinc Crown Glass : 1.517