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Eggs

Eggs

animal reproductive bodies, or the contents thereof, used as food. The concept is differentiated from ovum, the anatomic or physiologic entity. Oval reproductive body of a fowl (especially a hen) used as food.


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... and developed an ovotestis can sire offspring... http://www.urbanchickenpodcast.com/ucp-episode-018/ I personally saw hen laying eggs, which then began to copulate with other hens.

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by enarees
Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:57 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Forced bird's parthenogenesis
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Views: 606

What do you do when talking to creationists?

... red blood cells, in/out lungs, hair, live birth, etc). Although there are many species of bat not one has a bird characteristic (feathers, bill, eggs etc). How does creationism explain this? Descent from a common ancestor is a natural explanation. What is the creationist explanation for such ...

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by FriarBroccoli
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:40 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
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Forced bird's parthenogenesis

If we remove(or neutralize) the ovary of the female, it will become a fertile male. If we kept the eggs from the same female, we can get only offspring of its genome. Thus, by heterogamiy, known in botany, we can mutate birds.

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by enarees
Sun Dec 01, 2013 2:28 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Forced bird's parthenogenesis
Replies: 4
Views: 606

Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms

... Simply knock off some aphids when your rice needs some protein, because the little green guys reach maturity in a week, producing about 50 to 100 eggs when they do, and for parts of the year they REPRODUCE ASEXUALLY, making the management of their population even easier. Additionally, there is ...

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by erialsneider
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Solving World Hunger with Aphid Farms
Replies: 2
Views: 1136

Menopause

It is now understood that mammals are NOT born with all the eggs they will ever have, but do produce them over the course of their reproductive life. Human women are exceptionally rare in the mammalian world in that they can undergo fertility cessation, ...

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by Annij
Sun Nov 03, 2013 5:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Menopause
Replies: 5
Views: 2850
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