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(Science: physics) a region surrounding a fusion reactor core within which the fusion neutrons (if any) are slowed down, heat is transferred to a primary coolant, and tritium is bred from lithium (if tritium is used as fuel).

in hybrid applications, fertile materials (u-238 or Th-232) are located in the blanket for conversion into fissile fuels.

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can anyone identify these bones

Can anyone identify these bones ? I found them In a graveyard beside a partially burried blanket. Just wondering if I should report it or if its an animal.

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by jennarae59
Wed Jun 25, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can anyone identify these bones
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biology help!!!!!!!!!!

... jobs. This sounded reasonable to Mito; he was just a kid after all. He knew that Nuc had a swell double membrane folded around him like a comfy blanket. Chlora and he also had double membranes, but their insides were just chock-full of them too and these let them make energy for the house. And ...

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by takuy12345
Thu Jun 23, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: biology help!!!!!!!!!!
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Views: 7113

Re: Homeostasis and cells

... to the ideas presented and I will respond by showing how you are incorrect or are making an assumption or hold a misconception. Throwing a blanket "Nonsense" on these ideas appears very unscientific.

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by seekeroftruth
Thu Dec 16, 2010 9:56 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Homeostasis and cells
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Views: 7775

Re: Generation of DNA nucleotides

... Here is older work describing stable water clathrates: http://www.jstor.org/pss/100444 Note that the water clathrates that are thought to blanket hydrophobic regions of biomolecules are not as stable as those described in this paper. You can chill a mixture and make the clathrate more ...

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by jonmoulton
Tue Feb 09, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Generation of DNA nucleotides
Replies: 65
Views: 59314

Bible vs Darwin

Genovese, I would advise you against making generalizations and blanket statements against all religion. Not all churches oppose evolution, and some have been supporting evolution and other scientific research since a long time before Darwin. St. Augustine, ...

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by alextemplet
Fri Dec 21, 2007 11:21 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
Views: 301530
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