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by JorgeLobo
Sun May 27, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: AHA postdoctoral fellowship
Replies: 2
Views: 3233

Why do you think you're worth more?
by JorgeLobo
Sun May 27, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 350133

There is no scienific truth and evolution is a theory - not a fact, "airtight", etc. Where did you find this silliness?? This is scientiifc garbage but many teachers, esp. at the high school level, teach evoluton in this manner as though it were a religion. That is really unfortunate as it...
by JorgeLobo
Sun May 27, 2012 11:04 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: ATP Measurement
Replies: 3
Views: 3452

I think those meters have been discontinued. There are similar devices for ATP that I've seen and assume are still marketed - maybe you could seach for one that can provide instructions and try hoe
by JorgeLobo
Sun May 27, 2012 10:59 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Perception and Evolution
Replies: 14
Views: 18011

Hundreds or thousands of years - so science fiction rathe than science. You imagine what people will do - nice - explains the catchy terms and the melodramatic "if we don't wipe ourselves out first" and i esp like the hang on to your hat. But do drop the "we", whatever it is it w...
by JorgeLobo
Sun May 27, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sampling
Replies: 7
Views: 6519

Re: urgent!

Sorry michi - there really is no pat answer. Factors such athe anticipated importance, frequency and distribution of the character you expect to measure/detect will dictate the statistical confidence your sampling. There would be differences, for example, between sterility testing of a injectble dru...
by JorgeLobo
Sat May 26, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Perception and Evolution
Replies: 14
Views: 18011

Not entirely - "edge of a revolution in evolution" is pretty lame. "Ability to redesign genes" is pretty immaterial in an evolutionary sense. At best it'll be a boutique operation for the wealthy in developed world. It may well diminsh Tay-Sachs, Huntington etc. in that populatio...
by JorgeLobo
Sat May 26, 2012 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm writing a fictional short story. I have some questions.
Replies: 4
Views: 5476

Life after humans had an agenda. do you?
by JorgeLobo
Fri May 25, 2012 10:40 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: ATP Measurement
Replies: 3
Views: 3452

Have you tried to contact DKK-TOA for a user manual? These are not that complex - but control of reagents and hardware is important.
by JorgeLobo
Fri May 25, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Perception and Evolution
Replies: 14
Views: 18011

Classic ignorance of science and evolution. As you say, intellignce is a capability - knowledge gained by that capability is an acquired character. You are effectively saying that an acquired character can be inherited. At the individual level, this is inconsistent with the understanding that geneti...
by JorgeLobo
Fri May 25, 2012 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sampling
Replies: 7
Views: 6519

Can;t answer without understanding the test objective (your sampling for purpose - not just for the sake of getting samples) and dynamics invovled. Can you be more explicit?
by JorgeLobo
Thu May 24, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: military sampling
Replies: 1
Views: 1720

http://www.sqconline.com/military-stand ... attributes

What attribute/quality parameter are you addressing?
by JorgeLobo
Mon May 21, 2012 5:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: one joke
Replies: 22
Views: 113326

Jack - don't quit your day job for standup!!