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Infant, small for gestational age

An infant having a birth weight lower than expected for its gestational age.


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Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... prove that another factor did not previously lead to them learning that behavior. Obviously, there are strong cases for innate behavior such as infants pursuing food immediately after birth and juveniles responding with alarm calls at the first time of meeting a predator. I think it is more ...

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by BasicBiology
Tue Nov 04, 2014 5:09 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 15
Views: 15800

Re:

... expressions faster. A study from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, published in May in Developmental Science, showed that the younger infants use only the frontal part of the brain for the task. By nine months, babies also recruit the occipital-temporal region, where recognition happens ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Jan 26, 2014 1:46 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332784

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

... expressions faster. A study from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, published in May in Developmental Science, showed that the younger infants use only the frontal part of the brain for the task. By nine months, babies also recruit the occipital-temporal region, where recognition happens ...

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by GrowingAtrophy
Sun Jan 26, 2014 12:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332784

Re: Re:

... alright. It, for example, knows its mother from its father. It knows its fat aunt from its skinny aunt. What exactly is your point with respect to infants? In fact what is your point generally? Are you trying to imply a racial hierarchy in intelligence? If so, how do you account for all the black ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Jan 25, 2014 10:22 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 332784

Re: mammary gland of male in mammals

Yes, men can breastfeed their infants. The male mammary gland is simply dormant--but not that dormant. The structure of the male and female breast is essentially the same. There is some controversy as to whether mammary glands are not simply ...

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by Annij
Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:47 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mammary gland of male in mammals
Replies: 18
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