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1. An enclosure made partly or completely of open work and commonly used to house animals.

2. A structure resembling such an enclosure.

Origin: M.E., fr. O.Fr., fr. L. Cavea, hollow, stall

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Powering electrical divices with human body fuel?

it's not hard to build a power generator connected to a treadmill in those rat cages. And then have your pets power your room for you. Youtube has a lot of videos of making electrical generators by the way.

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by david23
Sun Apr 11, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Powering electrical divices with human body fuel?
Replies: 3
Views: 1947

Rate of selection

... three different types of flies, starting off with 20 pregnant female flies of each single type. Then there was single mutant competition, where cages with a population of 10 female wild types were mixed with 10 pregnant females of each mutant type. Lastly, there was the double mutant competition. ...

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by penguinfan
Sun Nov 22, 2009 8:48 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Rate of selection
Replies: 1
Views: 2131

Why are people so in love with tetrapods?

... are we interested in some other animals who are bigger - stronger - more fierce than us. It's because, long ago we had to keep ourselves in cages (caves, huts, fire-camps) in order to survive against their might, but now.... well, we have caged them ..... so it's our turn to satisfy our ...

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by surajitkoley
Sun Jun 21, 2009 4:09 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Why are people so in love with tetrapods?
Replies: 4
Views: 8218

Science Fair Project Idea

... came up with a good idea. I was planning on studying the effects of addiction in mice. My idea is to get 9 mice and place them into 3 different cages and assign them each different numbers, A1 B1 C1, ect. I would then fill 3 different syringes with 2 addictive substances and one placebo ( Nicotine, ...

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by tycon69
Mon Jan 26, 2009 2:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Science Fair Project Idea
Replies: 3
Views: 3595

Re: Problems in the field of Zoology

... of some animals.(It's actually a zoo within one of the busiest and quite polluted cities) As I remember an area there, they were building new cages to contain birds and some horses and zebras. Another, this garden is being maintained under the budget of the local municipality. I think it is ...

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by mcar
Thu Mar 06, 2008 7:40 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Problems in the field of Zoology
Replies: 3
Views: 6486
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