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by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Immortality
Replies: 36
Views: 19050

Poison wrote:I know this is not such a biological thing but what about soul? How to transfer/clone that? ;)


I used to think that there was an epimorphic map from physical minds to souls :oops: Yeah I'm a nerd.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:18 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: st johns wort 2000
Replies: 6
Views: 4897

Magnolia Bark is available over the counter and is quite inexpensive; I ordered mine online.

If you want some info on it try

http://www.fitfaq.com/magnolia-bark.html

All this and more available on the first page of doing a google search for magnolia bark, btw =p. Gotta love google ads.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 11:18 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: st johns wort 2000
Replies: 6
Views: 4897

I've heard (and experienced) better results from magnolia bark extract.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 10:39 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: need to urinate
Replies: 8
Views: 5776

this is probably not right since I doubt the temperature outdoors would significantly decrease the flexibility of the muscles composing the bladder, but that was my initial (and only) guess.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 5:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: memory in babies
Replies: 10
Views: 7274

One of my first memories is of flushing my mom's jewelry down the toilet ... lol. This was around age 2.

P.S. sorry to get off topic!
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 5:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Immortality
Replies: 36
Views: 19050

Ah, but what about human cloning? If we could find a way to transfer our minds (the thoughts ect, not the physical brain) to new bodies, we could theoretically live forever. But that organism is not "you". Yes, and I think once we realize this, it is much easier to forget one's fear of de...
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 5:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Immortality
Replies: 36
Views: 19050

I'd like to sidestep the philosophical implications of this topic, though they are interesting I'm sure. Yes individual elements have a half life, but we retain very few of the specific atoms in our body over time; our "substance throughput" is enormous. Living "forever" is certa...
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 4:38 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA Denaturation
Replies: 9
Views: 4826

ah, yes, you said oligos, my bad there.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 4:32 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA Denaturation
Replies: 9
Views: 4826

I found this from doing a quick google search, I think you'll find it quite helpful:

http://www.cbs.dtu.dk/staff/dave/genomi ... nature.pdf
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 4:26 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA Denaturation
Replies: 9
Views: 4826

Surely LilKim's equation for estimating a strand's denaturation temp isn't linear indefinitely; I must have missed something somewhere =p.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 4:16 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: homologous chromosomes??
Replies: 5
Views: 3963

wikipedia is great, in the top 30 sites visited on the net now i think.
by Jondice
Mon Apr 24, 2006 3:48 am
Forum: PDF & Doc Files
Topic: Free Books.
Replies: 48
Views: 133303

I've been using NCBI bookshelf for a while - sadly the thing it lacks is a freely browsable Genetics book - but I'll probably have to buy one for a course in it soon anyway.