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by Sheppie
Mon Jan 19, 2015 11:59 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified
Replies: 0
Views: 6475

China injects uncertainty into world of genetically modified

By Tim Barker There is a new era in weed management fast approaching farmers. Monsanto and competitor Dow AgroSciences are on the verge of introducing the next generation of herbicide-resistant corn, soybeans and cotton — genetically modified seeds representing hundreds of millions of dollars in res...
by Sheppie
Wed Dec 03, 2014 7:41 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's Law
Replies: 2
Views: 11135

Re: Mendel's Law

Before reviewing these three laws, it will be helpful to define some of the terms used in talking about Mendel's laws of inheritance. Most of these terms were invented not by Mendel, but by biologists some years after his research was originally published. Genes are the units in which characteristic...
by Sheppie
Wed Dec 03, 2014 7:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Virtual reality vs real life
Replies: 2
Views: 2983

1. Probably so unless the specific virtual reality's purpose is to resemble reality as much as possible then I supposed not. But not because it would be impossible but because rules would forbid. 2. I think you wanted to say that 'are impossible in real life' and yes why not. There might be a virtua...
by Sheppie
Wed Dec 03, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can anyone help me identify this?
Replies: 6
Views: 5555

Or it's a solidified resin but photshoped as it is way too much of it. Basically probably two pictures pasted together or a man made thing created to rouse a hype - like Jack suggested.
by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Amoebas - friends or foes. Links.
Replies: 0
Views: 2476

Amoebas - friends or foes. Links.

Did you know that amoebas can live as parasites in animal cells?
http://www.scienceclarified.com/Al-As/Amoeba.html

Did you know that some amoebas are "brain eaters"?
http://www.webmd.com/brain/brain-eating-amoeba

Do you know how to get rid of them?
http://www.parasitecleanse.com/amoeba.htm
by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:30 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
Replies: 34
Views: 197962

Was that link of any help to you guys?
by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:03 am
Forum: Biology Movies
Topic: I found wonderful animations
Replies: 19
Views: 38581

Thanks a bunch! Very resourceful :)
by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:58 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 30
Views: 77595

Re: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki

I am awfully sorry but I just respectfully disagree.
by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:52 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 15
Views: 38688

Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

I wouldn't make a general rule out of it. Except intelligence there are so many other things to consider that such theory as in subject is simply incomplete and unfair. Like someone earlier mentioned the case or rabbits and coyotes. Rabbits needed to learn how to live in one neighborhood with a coyo...