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(Science: ecology) particles in siliciclastic sediment that are smaller than 0.0039 millimetres in size, according to the udden-wentworth scale. Clay and silt are collectively classified as mud.

a collective term for a large group of minerals that are found in great abundance in extremely fine-grained sediments or sedimentary rocks (i.e. Shales).

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Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)

... first though. Then sometime in the future I will start making my own nutes as well. Good natural soil contains: 30-50% sand 30-50% silt 20-30% clay 5-10% organic matter This is a test to find out how much of these you have in your soil: Get the soil you want to test and put some in a quart ...

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by Sophiahotep
Thu Nov 14, 2013 9:29 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)
Replies: 2
Views: 1291

incubating streptomyces lydicus

im new to incubating fungi. i have the strain in what i think is some sort of clay powder. can anyone give me some steps to follow?

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by roscoman
Tue Feb 12, 2013 1:41 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: incubating streptomyces lydicus
Replies: 4
Views: 1880

Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

I too am a sufferer of this strange stomach problem. I found what works is if you head to your local health food store and ask for some bentonite clay powder. They may have it in liquid form and I would suggest that you get that. Take the proper dosage per day. It will help it clear up quickly. ...

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by cdefoor
Sat Dec 22, 2012 4:19 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
Replies: 32
Views: 81863

Standards for Milk & Frozen Vegetables

... "Milk" portion. However I am having a hard time on the frozen vegetables standards/differences. Any help would be greatly appreciated. K.Clay

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by kclay
Fri Nov 23, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Standards for Milk & Frozen Vegetables
Replies: 0
Views: 757

Theories - Origin of Life

... mineral catalysts for critical reactions. Even now, these vents, rich in chemical and thermal energy, sustain vibrant ecosystems. Community Clay The first molecules of life might have met on clay, according to an idea elaborated by organic chemist Alexander Graham Cairns-Smith at the University ...

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by einfopedia
Wed Mar 28, 2012 7:34 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 755779
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