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1. Delaying.

2. Drawn out in time; remaining long; protracted; as, a lingering disease. To die is the fate of man; but to die with lingering anguish is generally his folly. (Rambler)

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Career Advice

... going into teaching. And it worked! Now I teach and I love it! Still, the old question "do I really want this for a lifetime?" is lingering around. Once becoming a postdoc though, things may change.

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by kk
Tue Mar 24, 2009 7:30 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Career Advice
Replies: 3
Views: 2336

Mitochondrion- Imprinted to DNA?

A question that has been lingering in the back of my head for a while now: If a mitochondrion cell was supposibly engulfed by a eukaryotic cell and 'enslaved' into energy production then how was this mitochondrion cell imprinted into ...

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by futurezoologist
Sun Mar 15, 2009 7:54 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mitochondrion- Imprinted to DNA?
Replies: 9
Views: 7471

Fixing my own sleeping problem

... A human will test positive for mental illness after 72 hours without sleep. They may get better after having some sleep, but there has to be lingering effects.

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by AstusAleator
Sun Nov 30, 2008 7:12 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Fixing my own sleeping problem
Replies: 10
Views: 7278

Re: Human Collembola Infestations

... up with a spray of kleenfree, and powder yourself down with the diatomaceous earth. I moved southwest to the desert 9 mos ago, and I only have lingering annoying things, as the last bit of this likes to stick around. I have no furniture to speak of, what I do have is wrapped in plastic. Oh ...

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by stillsuffering
Wed Jan 30, 2008 2:01 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
Replies: 47
Views: 132460

Why I think Neo-darwinism is dead

... I said before, today’s science seems to be obsessed on genes, while turning a blind eye on real nature. And the reason for this is because a few lingering scientists are holding out faith that by studying mere genes they can somehow/someday learn to construct a new species of animal. But this ...

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by supersport
Sat Aug 26, 2006 11:56 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why I think Neo-darwinism is dead
Replies: 26
Views: 22945
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