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computers in which quantities are represented by physical variables; problem parameters are translated into equivalent mechanical or electrical circuits as an analog for the physical phenomenon being investigated.


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The most boring tasks in Biology

... - It has to have to do with biological data (microscopic pictures, enzyme activities, protein structures…) - It has to be something that computers are not very good at doing If you are not sure about the prerequisites, don’t worry about it and just post the problem anyways. We will look ...

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by Emmezali
Fri Aug 15, 2014 2:41 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The most boring tasks in Biology
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where can I learn synthetic biology?

Hello everyone. I'm a programmer who has recently learned about synthetic biology and the similarities between cells and computers, DNA and computer code, etc. have gotten me extremely interested in this field. Sadly I didn't know about this field few years earlier and I'm 21 now, ...

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by cipher0
Sun Feb 09, 2014 12:28 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: where can I learn synthetic biology?
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Re: How much math do you need to know in order to do biology?

... but it's more arithmetic than mathematics. So there can be a lot or none. It'll depend on what sort of biology you would like to do. Also, computers are our friends.

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by wbla3335
Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How much math do you need to know in order to do biology?
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Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... and reactions would ultimately stem from the fixed set of rules about how the code is executed in different situations. Or is it possible that computers simply cannot develop awareness and/or free will because of this reason? Mechanistically, though, the question about consciousness is pretty ...

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by biohazard
Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:08 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
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Re: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... This would imply that the entire literature pertaining to molecular gene as the biological information is wrong. To my knowledge, even the computers need to store the information somehow and it is in the form of bits, i.e. either 0 or 1. Similarly, in the DNA, the A,C,T and G codes for ...

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by JackBean
Thu May 10, 2012 6:47 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
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