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Discussion

1. The act or process of discussing by breaking up, or dispersing, as a tumour, or the like.

2. The act of discussing or exchanging reasons; examination by argument; debate; disputation; agitation. The liberty of discussion is the great safeguard of all other liberties.

(Science: mathematics) (Macaulay) discussion of a problem or an equation, the operation of assigning different reasonable values to the arbitrary quantities and interpreting the result.

Origin: L. Discussio a shaking, examination, discussion: cf. F. Discussion.


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Newbie question about the first life

... this is a general rule since it also holds true for creatures other than animals. I've already told about that website here, in two zoology discussions, because it will be useful for people who want to study Biology as a career.)

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by piscilactovegetarian
Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:21 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
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Views: 8709

What do you do when talking to creationists?

Thanks for the replies. They certainly have given me some good pointers for my future discussions with creationists. Any further input is welcomed, I appreciate the time people have contributed in helping me out so far.

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by Dubnium105
Fri Jan 24, 2014 9:42 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
Replies: 4
Views: 4250

What do you do when talking to creationists?

... that evolution made sense and I'm trying to convince other people I know to at least think critically about it. I've had a couple of constructive discussions on the topic with two of my teachers, and although I didn't convince either of them, I felt I had a decent amount of knowledge to discuss ...

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by Dubnium105
Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
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Views: 4250

When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

... have done a good job of handling the fallout. (As I said above ) And I've been trying to say that in my small way in some of blog and twitter discussions as well. I was struck myself with the irony! Dr Danielle Lee was making her main point about unreasonable demands. And then in the fall ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Mon Oct 14, 2013 11:58 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 75109

Apology to DNLee

... to Biology Online. From the moment that Biology Online started, it has always been a cordial avenue to exchange invaluable information and discussions among scientists, professionals, students, and biology savvy individuals from different parts of the world. Offensive and discriminatory ...

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by honee_v
Mon Oct 14, 2013 7:33 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apology to DNLee
Replies: 11
Views: 67653
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