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Apathy

Apathy

(Science: psychology) The lack of feeling or emotion, indifference.

Origin: gr. Apatheia


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Cellular Reincarnation

... unconvincingly. It took me a long time to accept my fate in Fibrocity. Finally, I adopted a zen-like state that may be best described as total apathy to cope with my situation, unresponsive to my immediate surroundings. I have no idea for how long I had been in this impassive condition, but ...

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by ewartkuijk
Sun Feb 09, 2014 8:25 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cellular Reincarnation
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Views: 393

Re: The missing link

... /neu·ro·lep·tic/ (-lep´tik) originally, referring to the effects on cognition and behavior of the first antipsychotic agents: a state of apathy, lack of initiative, and limited range of emotion, and in psychotic patients, reduction in confusion and agitation and normalization of psychomotor ...

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by wbla3335
Fri Jun 22, 2012 12:11 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The missing link
Replies: 2
Views: 3062

Re: General questions about Haemoglobin molecule

... be selected (and only left handed ones) in order for the Haemoglobin to work effectively. In any other case, the condition is known as Haemoglobin Apathy, which would be fatal. In an ideal natural world, the probability of a the correct specific molecule would be 1 / 1x10^650 Which is just Crazyyyyyy. ...

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by jojo74
Sun Feb 07, 2010 5:32 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: General questions about Haemoglobin molecule
Replies: 6
Views: 12426

Are we CROWDING the EARTH?

... possible. It all depends on whether or not most poorer countries can develop themselves, or if their own corruption and the rest of the world's apathy will continue to hold them back.

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by alextemplet
Wed Mar 11, 2009 5:36 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Are we CROWDING the EARTH?
Replies: 22
Views: 18472

Re:

... more, but as I mentioned previously Louisiana's political system is among the most corrupt in the country. Perhaps much of this is due to voter apathy. Louisiana's is ranked 24th in the state percentage wise relating to voter turnout. That said, a lot of conservation projects are administered ...

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by MichaelXY
Mon Aug 11, 2008 5:28 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Threats to estuaries
Replies: 18
Views: 17914
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