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Decomposed

Decomposed

(Science: ornithology, zoology) Separated or broken up; said of the crest of birds when the feathers are divergent.


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Are Evergreens better for reducing carbon?

... if I would draw the line between evergreen and deciduous species. There are many evergreen species that have large soft leaves which are easily decomposed but the climate that they evolved in had long enough growing seasons that is wasn't worth dropping their leaves over winter.

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by BasicBiology
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:47 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Are Evergreens better for reducing carbon?
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How does fertilization work naturally?(in a system-type way)

well, the death plant is usually decomposed (as other death organisms) by many bacteria, fungi, and some animals. However, for the balance, you have to consider also the animals of course. It probably does not become more fertile, but rather ...

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by JackBean
Mon Nov 07, 2011 4:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: How does fertilization work naturally?(in a system-type way)
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Views: 2016

plantae protist and diatoms evolution

... fossilized. A bunch of them are in museums. Plants normally get eaten by decomposers? I hope you don't tell that to your teacher. All of us are decomposed, every life form, most especially the diatoms. They don't die as rocks on the bottom of the ocean. Just like us when diatoms die, they leave ...

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by mkwaje
Fri Jan 29, 2010 9:48 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: plantae protist and diatoms evolution
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Why the pH value decreased seriously in my algal culture?

perhaps the glucose decomposed into acid, but under the much stronger irradiance of 800 umol.m-2.s-1, the effects of pH decrease have been canceled by stronger photosynthesis.

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by wujuan
Tue Jan 05, 2010 10:46 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Why the pH value decreased seriously in my algal culture?
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Views: 2823

Mitochondrion- Imprinted to DNA?

Yeah, the point that i dont get though is how the mitochondria was able to 1. get into the cell without being decomposed by lysosomes(chance?) and 2. have its circular DNA joined to the DNA of the eukaryote(or is it?)? Thanks

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by futurezoologist
Mon Mar 16, 2009 8:54 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mitochondrion- Imprinted to DNA?
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