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by Zin
Tue Sep 11, 2012 9:21 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Mushrooms
Replies: 2
Views: 3086

Mushrooms

If you pull mushrooms out of the ground as soon as you notice them, does that mean they'll never come back? Don't they have filiments of some kind under the ground? Or am i thinking of something else? :?
by Zin
Tue Sep 11, 2012 8:54 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: protozoan
Replies: 6
Views: 8132

Re: protozoan

Hint: If you take an antibiotic, does it kill your bodies cells too?
A: Nope.
Think about what kills the bacteria.
Would that affect a protozoan?
by Zin
Mon Sep 10, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viruses VS Bacteria
Replies: 4
Views: 8262

Viruses VS Bacteria

Besides being smaller than bacteria, I need to describe two other ways viruses and bacteria are different. Here is what I came up with, let me know if I'm on the right track. 1. Viruses are non-living whereas bacteria are not. 2. Bacteria can reproduce themselves via binary fission, conjugation, or ...
by Zin
Mon Sep 10, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Red and Green Algea
Replies: 8
Views: 13653

Re: Red and Green Algea

Look on page 240 and 514 of your textbook : Biology The Dynamics of Life. I had gotten a little confused on that question too, but these pages really helped me to see that the main reason was the red algae have these phycobilins that can absorb green, violet , and blue light. In which can penetrate ...