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Death instinct

Death instinct

The instinct of all living creatures toward self-destruction, death, or a return to the inorganic lifelessness from which they arose.

Synonym: aggressive instinct.


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Re: Animal Behaviour

Exactly! Dogs have pack or social instincts as well. They have protective-responsible instincts. That is, they will ... owner. Collie dogs will work themselves literally to exhaustion and possibly death keeping a large group of sheep together. Females, of course, fondly care for ...

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by charles brough
Mon Mar 23, 2009 3:36 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Behaviour
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Herman Hesse and biology

... It is a general assumption in biology that insects behave mostly by instinct. Many insects only mate because of certain chemicals they can percieve. ... down to them. Thus, the male moths never had to toil themselves to death to acquire this "sixth sense" because they were simply born ...

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by Edher
Mon Feb 20, 2006 12:24 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Herman Hesse and biology
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What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

... fact about poisonous snakes that I'd heard from Rob Bredl in 'Killer instinct' TV show.. :lol: Land Taipan/desert Taipan poison is the fastest ... 2nd-----Eastern Brown 3rd-----Black Mamba 4th-----sea snakes 5th-----Death Adder/tiger snake 6th-----Sea Taipan That's what I heard.. siddhant ...

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by siddhant
Mon Aug 08, 2005 11:44 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

... fact about poisonous snakes that I'd heard from Rob Bredl in 'Killer instinct' TV show.. :lol: Land Taipan/desert Taipan poison is the fastest ... 2nd-----Eastern Brown 3rd-----Black Mamba 4th-----sea snakes 5th-----Death Adder/tiger snake 6th-----Sea Taipan That's what I heard..

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by victor
Sat Jul 09, 2005 12:09 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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Views: 351483


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