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Asia

The largest of the continents. It was known to the romans more specifically as what we know today as asia minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the assyrian asu (to rise) or from the sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to europe, to the west.


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MRI scan of human brains have shown that the brains of different races are of different sizes. The Worldwide Pattern of IQ Scores. East Asians average higher on IQ tests than Whites, both in the U. S. and in Asia, even though IQ tests were developed for use in the Euro-American culture. Around ...

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by Seth90210
Wed Feb 25, 2015 2:37 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

MRI scan of human brains have shown that the brains of different races are of different sizes. The Worldwide Pattern of IQ Scores. East Asians average higher on IQ tests than Whites, both in the U. S. and in Asia, even though IQ tests were developed for use in the Euro-American culture. Around ...

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by CandyTon
Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: What is the most promising field of study right now

... I also want to apply the knowledge that I will learn to discover something new - like new drugs or unique compounds from medicinal plants like in Asia. No disrespect to any teachers or researchers - my dad is also one - but I don't want to end up doing that either. So you do or don't do that?

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by JackBean
Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:18 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the most promising field of study right now
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What is the most promising field of study right now

... I also want to apply the knowledge that I will learn to discover something new - like new drugs or unique compounds from medicinal plants like in Asia. No disrespect to any teachers or researchers - my dad is also one - but I don't want to end up doing that either. So my question is, which path ...

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by Morningstar2
Sat Feb 22, 2014 6:14 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the most promising field of study right now
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Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms

... that, just think, protein that doesn’t require large tracts of land, which is a major obstacle in many starving countries. P.S. If anyone lives in Asia, I will pay to get some bamboo aphids. P.S.S In America, the allowable number of aphids in hops is 2,500 per 10 grams, so if you are grossed out, ...

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by erialsneider
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms
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