Technology is essential to science for such purposes as access to outer space and other remote locations, sample collection and treatment, measurement, data collection and storage, computation, and communication of information.
Design and Systems
For Grades: 6-8
Learning Goal 1
Design usually requires taking into account not only physical and biological constraints, but also economic, political, social, ethical, and aesthetic ones.
Learning Goal 3bc
The essence of control is comparing information about what is happening to what people want to happen and then making appropriate adjustments. This procedure requires sensing information, processing it, and making changes.