Unit 4 Activity 4: CRAAP Evalutations

JUSTFACTS.COM FACTCHECK.ORG Currency This website is very current because it has a copyright date of 2017, which means the data gets checked pretty often  Currency The most recent article was posted on September 25, 2017 therefore the information is recent. Relevance This website has numerous articles about current events that is going on within our country. Whoever is curious about current events/daily news Relevance Statistics are based on current events and current questions that many people may have Authority The publisher is the Justfacts non-profit organization Authority This website is a project of the Amneberg Public Policy Center Accuracy Comes from real reporters and news outlets that have real data and statistics Accuracy Non biased based all on research and statistics Purpose Purpose is to inform and entertain readers about daily news Purpose To inform readers of evidence and actual data that has been collected...

Unit 4: Activity 4

What I noticed about the different search engines that the more popular search engines showed ads first and even youtube videos. However my last three search engines had more and smaller and specific article terms. Most of the top hits started off with the word “what” and it were questions.  Search String: CAFFEINE AND THE BRAIN Search Engine Google:  The Benefits of Coffee: What Your Brain Does on Caffeine Benefits Of Coffee: What Your Brain Does On Caffeine When caffeine hits the brain it suppresses a neurotransmitter called adenosine. Adenosine influences attention, alertness, and sleep. It builds up in your brain as the day goes on, like mercury rising in a thermometer. When adenosine hits a certain level, your body decides it’s bedtime.  What caffeine does to your brain – Splinter splinternews.com/what-caffeine-does-to-your-brain-1793849215 Jul 16, 2015 – That’s probably better for you in the long run than chain drinking espressos. Over time, caffeine consumption may increase the number of adenosine receptors in the brain, according to a recent study done in rats. This sprouting may be the brain’s way of nuking caffeine’s effect to get you to rest up.  Coffee and the mind – Coffee and Health www.coffeeandhealth.org/topic-overview/coffee-and-the-mind/ Many research studies have examined how coffee affects the brain and its functions. The potential effects are mainly related to caffeine, one of the main …  This is what caffeine does to your brain – CNET https://www.cnet.com/news/this-is-your-brain-on-caffeine/ Sep 2, 2014 – Why do regular coffee drinkers seem to need more and more coffee to maintain the buzz? Can coffee actually kill you? An AsapSCIENCE video …  Your Brain On Coffee – YouTube...

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