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Features

The various parts of the face, forehead, eyes, nose, mouth, chin, cheeks, and ears, that give to it its individuality and character.

Origin: through O. Fr., fr. L. Factura, a making, fr. Facio, to do


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Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?

... the past had a very important culture. A culture of millennia Besides its important culture have left many paintings and sculptures, where similar features are seen. But the same also happens with Japanese and Korean.

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by Goldentiger
Tue Jul 22, 2014 8:54 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?
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Re: Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?

You're not taking into account the much smaller numbers just a handful of generations ago.

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by Darby
Tue Jul 15, 2014 7:41 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?
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Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?

... have an ancient culture have been preserved portraits and sculptures of thousands of years ago, and people of these times had the same typical features that now. It is very rare. Supposedly in a such a large population should have varied much more .. This is what I do not understand ..

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by Goldentiger
Mon Jul 14, 2014 1:22 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why similar features are preserved in a gigantic population?
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Examples of Mutations ?

Hello, I would like to see examples of mutations that affect and change the facial features. Until now I only see examples of changes in pigmentation or aberrations. So if anyone has photos of mutations in the face of an animal (but which are not aberrations) I like ...

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by Goldentiger
Fri Jun 27, 2014 2:43 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Examples of Mutations ?
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A question about evolution.

That's multiple questions. Was the blueprint of all biological features in the first cell? No, if you believe in evolution from single cell to multicellular organisms. What makes a living thing develop these features? Genetic program. Think of it as a computer ...

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by Cat
Sun Apr 20, 2014 3:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A question about evolution.
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