Here are some answers to questions regarding the Scientific Literacy Tool:

How do I get the Scientific Literacy Tool extension?

Please note that, for now, the Scientific Literacy Tool is only available for the Chrome browser.

1) Click on the green “Try the Scientific Literacy Tool” button, which will redirect you to the Chrome web store: you will see the following screen:


2) Click on the blue “+ Free” button – which will then ask for your authorization to add the Scientific Literacy Tool on your browser.

3) Click “Add”

4) Done – you will see the green Scientific Literacy Tool logo on the top right corner of your browser – click on it whenever you want to activate it.


How to activate/inactivate the Scientific Literacy Tool?

1) To activate the Scientific Literacy Tool – click on the Scientific Literacy Tool green icon on the top right side of your browser – a green tab will appear at the left side of your browser.

2) Once you’re done exploring – simply click again on the icon – the Scientific Literacy Tool is inactivated.

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How to explore a term?

Once your Scientific Literacy Tool is active, you can simply double click on a term and the tool will give you a list of options to explore. Alternatively, you can open the Scientific Literacy Tool by clicking on the green tab and type your search in the search box.

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How to send us feedbacks, questions, or requests

To send us feedbacks, questions, or requests you can

1) Use our contact page at the webpage.

2) Email us to

3) Use the green feedback button at the bottom of the Literacy Tool