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(Science: chemistry) measure of the power of a solution to neutralise hydrogen ions (H_), usually expressed as the equivalent concentration (mg/L) of calcium carbonate (CaCO3).

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Re: acid rain and carbon cycle?

What is wrong with this from wiki? One might like to go into detail wrt to issues over "alkalinity", "basicity", perhaps, but wrt to carbonic acid being "irrelevant", I don't get it. "Acid rain" is a popular term referring to the ...

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by Crucible
Tue Nov 08, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: acid rain and carbon cycle?
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... called fiberzon that heals the digestive system. It's not enough just to eat better because the intestines are irritated and need to be healed. Alkalinity, food combining and dairy allergies are worth looking into. Although I find this book to be a bit extreme, there is still a lot of good information ...

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by Stephy
Tue May 17, 2011 1:46 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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M Biology

... morphology Rod, Bacillus (single) Gram stain Pink, Gram - Osmotic sensitivity Up to 20% NaCl Temperature tolerance 4˚ – 37˚ - Mesophile Acidity/alkalinity Prefers Alkaline/neutral Growth on glucose No Growth Growth on amino acids (a.a.) Growth Growth on glucose & a.a. Growth Growth on glucose, ...

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by ottotrac
Wed Apr 22, 2009 4:43 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: M Biology
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Views: 3545

Soil Science

Normally, there are different microbial populations present in a particular soil type. Acidity or alkalinity of soil, for example, greatly changes soil microflora. Consider aeration, moisture content, temperature and pH. Fungi can generally grow in areas that are acidic ...

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by mkwaje
Mon May 19, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Soil Science
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Views: 5405

Is it possible to "choose" the sex of a child?

I know that if you eat high amounts of broccoli and other veggies high in iron it changes the alkalinity in the uterus and promotes the production of testosterone in your system. Your s posed to do this for about a month before conception to help conceive a boy. Reggie

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by ReggieLynch
Mon Jun 11, 2007 6:24 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is it possible to "choose" the sex of a child?
Replies: 10
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