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Bahamas

Bahamas

a chain of islands, cays, and reefs in the west indies, lying southeast of florida and north of cuba. It is an independent state, called also the commonwealth of the bahamas or the bahama islands. The name likely represents the local name guanahani, itself of uncertain origin.


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Parasite growing beneath my skin, I think?

2 Months ago I was in Central America. I also spend several months in the Bahamas before that. After I returned to the US, I noticed a bump forming on the back of my knee. I thought it was an in grown hair. It bled a little all the time. One Dr took a biopsy, ...

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by P Riherd
Sat Oct 21, 2006 10:05 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Parasite growing beneath my skin, I think?
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The Fiber Disease

... cavirostris, Mesoplodon densirostris, Mesoplodon europaeus) bioacoustic and spatial/temporal habitat characterization in the Tongue of the Ocean, Bahamas. • Initiated research into in the field of Nonparametric Tolerance Intervals to construct a distribution-free method to generalize the performance ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sun Sep 10, 2006 3:50 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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the youngest known species

... temperature, or high-radiation environments. Another ancient organisms are the stromatolites, mounds of algae and bacteria that today grow in the Bahamas, Shark's Bay Australia, and a few other limited environments. They have been around, also largely unchanged, for over 3 billion years and at ...

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by Winter
Thu Sep 29, 2005 12:53 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: the youngest known species
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Views: 9611


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