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Hon. Robert, British physicist and chemist, 1627-1691.

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... the clargymen were the only allowed to be educated. What's your point? Isaac Newton was a clergyman? Ben franklin? Kelvin? Edison? Joule? Galileo? Boyle? Kepler? Faraday? Descartes? Off the top of my head, all are theist scientists which were not clergymen. You can lie to yourself all you want ...

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by venik
Sun Nov 21, 2010 5:03 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What did Pastor Darwin reveal and conceal about human origin
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... and is confused as to why he should not hold his breath under water while breathing from an air tank. What should you tell him. This pertains to Boyle's Law, which states that volume and pressure are inversely proportional. If he holds his breath and ascends, the lower pressure will increase ...

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by cnmuthana
Sat Jul 11, 2009 6:43 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Biology Experts, Help!
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use the law of Boyle: pV = constant --> in order to inhale, we assume the situation after exhalation that no air flows. when we inhale, we increase the lungvolume --> the diaphragm gets flattened and the alveolar pressure decreases. ...

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by sdekivit
Sun Oct 15, 2006 9:34 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Inhalation/Exhalation
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The Fiber Disease

... well: Bonus Question: Is Hell exothermic (gives off heat) or endothermic (absorbs heat)? Most of the students wrote proofs of their beliefs using Boyle's Law (gas cools when it expands and heats when it is compressed) or some variant. One student, however, wrote the following: First, we need to ...

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Wed Sep 20, 2006 12:16 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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osmotic gradient.

... molarity that C = n / V, so: P = C R T, we then call this pressure "pi". You can get the general gas law from the laws of Gay-Lussac and Boyle.

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by Ultrashogun
Fri May 26, 2006 7:48 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: osmotic gradient.
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