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Costa

Any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates).costa

(Science: microbiology) rod shaped intracellular organelle lying below the undulating membrane of Trichomonas.

generates active bending associated with local loss of birefringence at the bending zone, probably as a result of conformational change in the longitudinal lamellae. Major protein approximately 90 kd.


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... (so called Junk) DNA accounts for only 10% of a one celled prokarote, only 32% in yeast, 75% in roundworms, 83% in insects, 91% in a pufferfish. Costa, Fabricio F. (2008). "Non-coding RNAs, Epigenetics and Complexity", Gene vol. 410, pp. 9-17. Most of the human DNA (some 98%) does not ...

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by scottie
Wed Dec 21, 2011 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Snake digestive system

hi, I´m from Costa Rica. i got to do a homework about snakes digestive system. I wonder if you could give me an adress or link to get some info. Thank you i´m sorry if i made a mistake writing this message Pura vida... :lol:

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by Foresto10
Sun Mar 21, 2010 1:13 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Snake digestive system
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Costa Rica

I have not been there either but I had watched a segment featuring the rich cultivation of potatoes in Costa Rica. After harvesting, the farmers went on their traditional way of cooking their potatoes on hot stones along with meats and they covered the somewhat hot "ground" ...

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by mcar
Fri Nov 14, 2008 8:40 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Costa Rica
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Views: 3874

Costa Rica

Costa Rica eh? My school offers a similar thing. Sounds like an awesome learning experience.

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by Darwin420
Wed Nov 12, 2008 8:59 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Costa Rica
Replies: 3
Views: 3874

Costa Rica

Hi, I have not been to Costa Rica, but I can tell you that it is regarded as probably the 'greenest' country as well as one of the 'most sustainable' countries in Latin America, having an enormous surface of forests (both natural and ...

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by JAP1st
Wed Nov 12, 2008 5:28 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Costa Rica
Replies: 3
Views: 3874
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