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Botany bay

Botany bay

a harbor on the east coast of australia, and an english convict settlement there; so called from the number of new plants found on its shore at its discovery by Cook in 1770.

Hence, any place to which desperadoes resort.

(Science: medicine) botany bay kino, a resin of reddish yellow colour, resembling gamboge, the product of different Australian species of Xanthorrhaea, especially. The grass three (X. Hastilis)


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Forced bird's parthenogenesis

... it will become a fertile male. If we kept the eggs from the same female, we can get only offspring of its genome. Thus, by heterogamiy, known in botany, we can mutate birds.

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Botany projects in degree final year

@luisgarcia: except Salu wanted project for botany, not medicine

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Where statistics of animal/plant growth could be found?

... data: -Mass dependences for mammals/fishes/vermigrade etc on time for the whole postnatal (prenatal) period. -Similar to the above dependences for botany (tree/plant/roots/leafs mass behavior with time). I know that such data could be found in numerous articles, but I’m interested in centralized ...

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by DrStein
Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:45 pm
 
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how to live and work with animals and forests

... have to study on for a couple of years. When finishing your studies, it will still not be sure to receive a job in that field of animal behavior, botany or ecology. These jobs are much fewer and than the job of a medical doctor and they are also far less well paid. My advice is, be a good medical ...

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how to live and work with animals and forests

... whenever you can. Tell yourself that you HAVE to visit nature once every 1 or 2 weeks. It is possible to have hobbies that involve Nature/ecology/botany, but the key thing is you need the time and really do it instead of just thinking about it.

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Sat Sep 29, 2012 5:26 pm
 
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