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1. The eyebrow.

See: eyebrow.

Synonym: forehead.

Origin: A.S. Bru

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Supraorbital brow ridge.

Tell me all about it. Everytime I see this, I'm highly intruiged. First of all, I notice the brow ridge is present in most Americans, whereas where I live, it's pretty rare (France). Many sources seem to state this forehead protrusion as an indicator of high testosterone ...

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by Structutr
Wed Dec 18, 2013 4:11 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Supraorbital brow ridge.
Replies: 0
Views: 500

Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.

... is a skull of H. erectus http://www.boneclones.com/images/bh005_web-sm.jpg http://www.boneclones.com/BH-005.htm The pronounced brow is there. So it might have been a distant enough relative to consider a new species but then again H. floresiensis is much more modern looking ...

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by GaryGaulin
Wed May 06, 2009 7:22 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Hobbit Skull Comparison Software's Unexpected Result.
Replies: 10
Views: 24000

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... in humans, he often writes as though he believes that societies, cultures, and mental differences spring into being full-blown, as if from the brow of Zeus or the hand of God. With respect to the evolution of sex differences in brain size, Ankney (1992, 1995) hypothesized that differing roles ...

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:13 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 222038

Another new blue light receptor...?

Hi, Here is an abstract from a very interesting paper regarding the action spectrum (hint: it's blue) for HID and mRNA accumulation (via. Lhl4 gene) in green alga. I wonder if the receptor they are referring to is one of the known ones? I had to copy/paste as I do not have 5 posts and can not post a...

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by bta
Sat Jun 09, 2007 7:24 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Another new blue light receptor...?
Replies: 2
Views: 2497

The Fiber Disease

shall i offer you his name.......or a tissue for the brow

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by Deena
Thu Jan 18, 2007 5:59 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5014294
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