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1. Time to come; time subsequent to the present (as, the future shall be as the present); collectively, events that are to happen in time to come. Lay the future open.

2. The possibilities of the future; used especially of prospective success or advancement; as, he had great future before him.

3. A future tense. To deal in futures, to speculate on the future values of merchandise or stocks.

Origin: cf. F. Futur. See future.

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Virtual reality vs real life

I'm no expert on virtual reality 1. sure, why not? 2. depends what exactly you mean but probably yes 3. well, in such far future, maybe

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by JackBean
Wed Sep 24, 2014 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Virtual reality vs real life
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DNA testing times

First, science aside, do not confuse fantasy and sci-fi. Those are quite distinct genres. Second, is it in the future or in some society more developed than ours? Third, are you looking for speed or precision?

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by JackBean
Wed Jun 25, 2014 12:28 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA testing times
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... of life and the Universe and everything is 67: the number of unique phylogenetic types that exist in the Universe. See “An Introduction to the future of Science with the Paradigm of Types”, which is located at http://home.spin.net.au/paradigm/ts.pdf Paradigm

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by paradigm
Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:49 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... a novel attacker (Figure 3). They found that the inhibition impaired immediate escape responses by lizards and limited learning and recall during future encounters. Thus, elevated corticosteroids are necessary for not only antipredatory behaviors but also aversive learning in prey species.

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by Gannet
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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Re: What is the most promising field of study right now

Regarding pharmacy, you might be more interested in pharmacology or medicinal chemistry. Molecular biology will also impact future medicinal chemistry. I suggest focusing toward chemistry, biochem and molecular biology - it sounds like you have a taste for that. Biological chemistry ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Feb 24, 2014 4:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the most promising field of study right now
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