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Physical science, which is the study of the nature of nonliving matter and energy, has unfortunately earned a reputation as a dry, boring and very dull subject. On the contrary, it is a fascinating, remarkable and very exciting area of study! Every single one of the seven billion people living on planet Earth is affected by physical science everyday! How? It explains why the Moon stays in orbit around the Earth. It gives you insight into why the water in your swimming pool is a liquid and your cheeseburger is a solid. It even helps you figure out why some things explode and others don't seem to react at all. Gaining an understanding of the concepts in physical science is like putting on a pair of magical glasses that allow you to view the world in a whole new light! This course will teach you some of the basics in physical science such as matter, atoms, elements, chemical reactions, Newton's Laws of Motion, gravity, and electricity. Get ready to experience a whole new world - the world of Physical Science!