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1. The state of existing or being; actual possession of being; continuance in being; as, the existence of body and of soul in union; the separate existence of the soul; immortal existence. The main object of our existence. (Lubbock)

2. Continued or repeated manifestation; occurrence, as of events of any kind; as, the existence of a calamity or of a state of war. The existence therefore, of a phenomenon, is but another word for its being perceived, or for the inferred possibility of perceiving it. (j. S. Mill)

3. That which exists; a being; a creature; an entity; as, living existences.

Origin: cf. F. Existence.

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Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines

... cellular senescence as a function of chronological age. Various unicellular and multicellular species may achieve be immortal throughout their existence or live long enough. The biologically immortal living being can still die from means other than senescence, such as through injury or disease. ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 22, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines
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Views: 807

holographic origin of life

... However, we still think that our viewpoint is absolutely objective, which in fact leads us to still believe that we live in the center of existence.]

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by minasole
Thu Jan 01, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
Replies: 15
Views: 27500


... because if you did you would no there are not answers to every question for a process that has taken billions of years. First, inability to prove existence of god is NOT prof of evolution. I, for one, don't believe in either. Second, "more evidence than you could go through in your lifetime" ...

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by Cat
Fri Oct 31, 2014 3:14 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments
Replies: 10
Views: 14129

Re: Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments

... present their teachings in what can only be descried as stories, fantasies or deceptions as facts! Dr. Jobe Martin's (Dentist) arguments for gods existence are for the most part simplistic and based in ignorance not fact. I respectfully look forward to any argument based on the sciences and not ...

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by BeliefSystems
Wed Oct 15, 2014 1:40 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments
Replies: 10
Views: 14129

Hypothetical question about vampires

... But while all of the above can be more or less explained by a viral infection (as it usually is when the book or movie is trying to explain the existence of a vampire through science) the one thing that in my opinion is hard to explain is the existence of vampire fangs. Obviously, humans only ...

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by eugene2k
Mon Jul 28, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hypothetical question about vampires
Replies: 2
Views: 2511
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