applied science

(redirected from Practical science)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to Practical science: applied science

applied science

See science.

applied science

Any project that employs scientific methods to make practical or useful changes to the physical environment, e.g., any form of engineering or technology.
See also: science
References in periodicals archive ?
USACE, through its Institute for Water Resources, hosts ICIWaRM, a global center under the auspices of UNESCO and focusing on capacity development and the application of practical science and engineering to advance systems-based, sustainable solutions to international water resources problems.
MacMillan's inaugural lecture, entitled Theology and the Preacher Today, was a fitting overture to his emphasis on theology as a practical science for working ministers.
And when the kids run out of construction ideas, the Hands On and Microscope labs let them see practical science in action up close.
The foreword refers to the authors as "pioneers in the emerging practical science.
In this article we call this important and increasingly practical science expert technology (ET).
Each episode of The Jim Henson Company's SID THE SCIENCE KID focuses on a single scientific concept that is presented using Preschool Pathways to Science (PrePS[c]), a practical science readiness curriculum used in preschool classrooms that was created by cognitive researchers and preschool educators, incorporating lessons learned from developmental research as well as classroom experience.
Ross, executive vice president of Metrics, said it was gratifying for the company to be recognized for its innovation and regulatory compliance, especially considering how much employees focus on delivering sound and practical science to clients in a safe and timely way.
1 flight simulator FNPT 2 MCC to be allocated to practical science and technical activities of air navigation.
To partner with a company such as Timstar who have the same commitment to improve and increase practical science education is vital.
PUPILS in Cardiff have taken part in a world-record attempt to hold the biggest practical science lesson in multiple venues.

Full browser ?