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Chemosynthesis

(Biology):Process by which some organisms, such as certain bacteria, use chemical Energy to produce carbohydrates.


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Re: Chemosynthesis

But for they being oxidated is necessary something to oxidate them, which substance does that? hmm, oxygen? what about if there are chemoautotrophs living without oxygen? i actually have the same question. Also, how do chemoautotrophs get energy from this oxidation and how do they use the energy? d...

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by sharstar25
Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:59 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chemosynthesis
Replies: 6
Views: 7368

Thermodynamics vs. Evolution

... soup bubbling out of those smokers. Light is a trickier input to convert to activation energy, and probably was derived from a combination of chemosynthesis at hydrothermal vents and light absorption / sensing keyed to the "glow" they produce. There are very simple prokaryotic algae ...

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by Darby
Wed Apr 04, 2007 2:54 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thermodynamics vs. Evolution
Replies: 26
Views: 16486

Chemosynthesis Vs. Photosynthesis

How about doing some experiments that include photosynthesis and chemosynthesis as the main factor in the experiment. Use an equipment which helps measure the amount of energy produces in both photosynthesis and chemosynthesis. Then maybe you will know which ...

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by destiny
Tue Dec 26, 2006 6:32 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Chemosynthesis Vs. Photosynthesis
Replies: 2
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Chemosynthesis Vs. Photosynthesis

... anyone better than the other? :? In other words, is there anyway to know if let's say Photosynthesis results in more joules of enery produced than chemosynthesis?

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by Schröder
Mon Dec 25, 2006 5:24 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Chemosynthesis Vs. Photosynthesis
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Views: 6051

Re: Chemosynthesis

But for they being oxidated is necessary something to oxidate them, which substance does that? hmm, oxygen?

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by kiekyon
Fri May 05, 2006 1:27 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chemosynthesis
Replies: 6
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