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Hair - Animals

A filamentous structure found in mammalian skin that has commonly plays the role of protection (e.g. Head hair) or heat insulation.


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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... is governed by facts, not delusions. :D Even other "races" of animals that had been isolated from each other much longer than humans show ... expressed in the form of superficial variation, things like skin and hair color. Moreover, well over 90% of human genetic variation occurs within ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
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... some fad that will fade out after all the rich people have their blonde hair and blue eyes. On an evolutionary timescale, it will cause an explosion ... This allowed the development of large and long-lived plants and animals, which would have taken trillions of years to evolve if they relied ...

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by Rap
Sat May 26, 2012 3:59 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Perception and Evolution
Replies: 14
Views: 8416

Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom

... lakes, streams, rivers and puddles. Some can even live in the bodies of animals or in most soil. Paramecium use cilia for movement which are little hair like things, all around the outside of their cell. They reproduce by binary fission, and ...

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by Ayeshaa
Thu May 10, 2012 3:14 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom
Replies: 0
Views: 6682

Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom

... lakes, streams, rivers and puddles. Some can even live in the bodies of animals or in most soil. Paramecium use cilia for movement which are little hair like things, all around the outside of their cell. They reproduce by binary fission, and ...

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by Ayeshaa
Tue May 08, 2012 2:31 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Amoeba, Paramecium, Diatom
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Views: 5721

Deer/maggot biology

... entrance and exit wound). Each hole was covered in maggots. Lots of hair was gone and falling out in clumps around the wounds. The bare spots ... were laid for the maggots. Also, are there other examples of living animals having maggots eating them up?

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by alduflux
Sat Nov 19, 2011 3:46 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deer/maggot biology
Replies: 3
Views: 1919
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