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Brow

1. The eyebrow.

See: eyebrow.

Synonym: forehead.

Origin: A.S. Bru


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Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?

... and Japanese (except the native Ainu) resemble each other. All have common characteristics as epicanthic fold, oblique eyes, slightly marked brow ridges, flat face, high orbits, etc. .. The teeth are Characterized by sinodonty. But this is very rare when you consider the number of people, ...

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by Goldentiger
Mon Jul 14, 2014 1:22 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?
Replies: 2
Views: 458

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: 800

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: 25298

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: 72
Views: 257406

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: 2621
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