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Human body

The human being as a non-anatomical and non-zoological entity. The emphasis is on the philosophical or artistic treatment of the human being, and includes lay and social attitudes toward the body in history. Alternative names for the body of a human being; Leonardo studied the human body; he has a strong physique; the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak.


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Re: human brain size

Since around 30.000 years ago the human brain used to be bigger in size (with Homo neanderthalensis having the biggest ... for intelligence. One should really look at size/volume compared to entire body size. I could be mistaken, but although Neanderthals might have a larger volume ...

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by Semisane
Tue Mar 03, 2015 9:51 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human brain size
Replies: 1
Views: 529

Re: Human Collembola Infestations

... bag and threw it straight in the garbage (700 euro worth fur jacket, 300 euro worth boots :() I tried a salt and vinegar bath, and then coated my body in diatamaceious earth and went to bed. The next day I could SEE these creatures crawling under my skin. There were small bumps on my calf, moving ...

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by sammygirl
Thu Feb 05, 2015 2:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... later scientists were wondering that if ES cells could be derived from human blastocysts, their capacity for multilineage differentiation might ... proper and therefore have the capacity to form all the tissues in the body. These truly pluripotent cells are relatively short-lived in the embryo ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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Re: respiration of human body

The average adult at rest inhales and exhales something like 7 or 8 liters (about one-fourth of a cubic foot) of air per minute. That totals something like 11,000 liters of air (388 cubic feet) in a day.

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by Kerenaae
Thu Jan 08, 2015 1:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: respiration of human body
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Re: Can human body hair disappear as a result of... clothing?

... from inherited or original morphology: people may modify their original body hair. This may cause false selections and alter the natural process. Such sexual selection preferences may also vary among individuals of human population introducing more conflicting forces. So this situation becomes ...

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by Hrushikesh
Sun Dec 14, 2014 7:13 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can human body hair disappear as a result of... clothing?
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