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Origin: f. Heros, L. Heros, gr.

1. An illustrious man, supposed to be exalted, after death, to a place among the gods; a demigod, as hercules.

2. A man of distinguished valor or enterprise in danger, or fortitude in suffering; a prominent or central personage in any remarkable action or event; hence, a great or illustrious person. Each man is a hero and oracle to somebody. (Emerson)

3. The principal personage in a poem, story, and the like, or the person who has the principal share in the transactions related; as achilles in the Iliad, ulysses in the Odyssey, and aeneas in the aeneid. The shining quality of an epic hero. (Dryden) hero worship, extravagant admiration for great men, likened to the ancient worship of heroes. Hero worship exists, has existed, and will forever exist, universally among mankind. (Carlyle)

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... mutation without dying? 2)can you copy and add a chromosome to a human being without any bodily damage? i know this all sounds like super hero junk but they are reasonable questions.

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by rageraphael
Thu Oct 21, 2010 6:15 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mutation......help!!
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Re: Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science

... religion. This scientific method is literally sacred to Islam, so there is no problem at all explaining it to their scientists. PNAS is now a hero for a couple of very science shaking papers that brought it back to religion winning the science battle for a change which proves science is actually ...

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by GaryGaulin
Tue Aug 11, 2009 8:21 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science
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A myth of biology debunked

... did you that, but you managed to do it with argumentation from the year 1860! You truly showed them nasty evolutionists who is who! You are my hero!! I bow in awe beofre thy mighty wisdom. I'm speechless...

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by biohazard
Mon May 18, 2009 7:17 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A myth of biology debunked
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?{REGENERATION}? Is it possible ???!!

... working on cell regeneration, or regeneration period. I always had thoughts of wolverine as a child for those of you who know about the comic book hero. But besides the childhood dreams I believe this work can help the world in a fast process. But there are many reason probably still pending for ...

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by CXCR4
Thu Feb 12, 2009 8:46 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: ?{REGENERATION}? Is it possible ???!!
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Marriage flight of honey bee(Queen)............

She takes off from heive to remote flowers and her FANS(Drones).. Follow her. Only one Lucky Hero can reach her and mate with her. This is the only time when Queen mates with Drone in her life. :o Interestingly she stores these sperms in her Spermatheca and uses them ...

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by sachin
Tue Jan 09, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Marriage flight of honey bee(Queen)............
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