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Desert climate

Desert climate

a type of climate characterised by insufficient moisture to support appreciable plant Life. It is a climate of extreme aridity, usually of extreme heat, and of negligible rainfall.

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Is complexity inevitable?

... a very small group of humanoids who had to cope with a sudden change in climate, which essentially turned their environment into desert, very fast. Given the very little time they had to adapt, it seems likely that selective ...

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by cakrit
Sat Oct 19, 2013 1:50 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
Replies: 16
Views: 10712

Re: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

... issues too. Haven't red much about these issues but there must also be climate (dry, humid...), environment (forest, mountain, desert, hunting, fishing obtions etc) playing certain kind of role. Diversity among Africans ...

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by Antreas
Tue Nov 13, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
Replies: 31
Views: 217655

The Fiber Disease

... or extraterrestrial weapons * chemical biological, environmental climate or tectonic weapons * chemtrails (this item was stricken from a later ... immoral by the entire civilized world, has been used by the Pentagon in Desert Storm, the Balkans campaign and the on-going occupation-wars against ...

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by Skytroll
Tue May 23, 2006 4:57 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5563036

[Help] Wombat

... in dominance from C4 drought-resistant trees, shrubs and grasses, to C3 desert plants. ” Why did the scientists point to humans as the instigators ... changes? First, they ruled out the other usual suspect--global climate change. They looked at their data in 15,000-year intervals back to ...

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by David George
Sat Mar 11, 2006 12:31 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: [Help] Wombat
Replies: 4
Views: 3143


... trees, for example, will lose 100 gallons of water per hour during hot desert days. Carbon dioxide enters single-celled and aquatic autotrophs through ... much as 120 meters. Changes in sea-level and temperature would affect climate changes, altering belts of grain production and rainfall patterns ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:14 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Replies: 5
Views: 12437
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