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Origin: oe. Hobi; cf. OF. Hobe, hobe, f. Hobereau a hobby, a species of falcon. OF. Hober to move, stir. Cf. Hobby a horse.

(Science: zoology) a small, strong-winged European falcon (Falco subbuteo), formerly trained for hawking.

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Point me in the right direction?

Hello, Firstly, my apologies for how random this may first seem. I am a hobby breeder of freshwater shrimp . The caridina cantonensis species often display a golden trait, which means they are blind. What i have noticed is that these shrimp are also unable to ...

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by Dinch
Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Point me in the right direction?
Replies: 0
Views: 947

Is complexity inevitable?

... it was still active and I've missed the interesting discussions. Investigating the relationship between complexity, order and evolution has been a hobby of mine, for several years. I have come to believe that increased complexity is linked to trait variation and offers significant evolutionary ...

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by cakrit
Mon Jul 22, 2013 3:21 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
Replies: 16
Views: 17866

molecular imaging

Hi; I am retired and studying biology as a hobby from "the Cell" by Garland Press. I have downloaded Ras Mol but the explanations on the web assume that the user has experience. Can you please point me in a direction weher I ...

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by mfa5
Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: molecular imaging
Replies: 1
Views: 994

how to live and work with animals and forests

... My advice is, be a good medical doctor, try to educate people around you about the necessity of keeping our environment in good shape, and as a hobby take up any of your desired field of biology. Even as an "amateur" ecologist, botanist, etc. one can achieve a lot.

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by SteveYst
Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how to live and work with animals and forests
Replies: 5
Views: 4560

What does an ecologist do?

Ecological challenges of the future of mankind. Is the future career prospects. Ecological research to combine their hobby, knowledge, inspiration,

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by LedBulb900Lumen
Thu Jan 05, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: What does an ecologist do?
Replies: 5
Views: 8089
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