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1. That branch of the military art which embraces the details of moving and supplying armies. The meaning of the word is by some writers extended to include strategy.

2. (Science: mathematics) a system of arithmetic, in which numbers are expressed in a scale of 60; logistic arithmetic.

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Hypothetical experiment

... will prove once and for all the impact (or lack thereof) of the positive selection on the population. The major problem of this experiment is in logistics. How large the dialysis “cup” would have to be so that bacteria would remain in solution for the duration of the experiment? What else do ...

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by Cat
Tue Dec 06, 2011 8:54 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Hypothetical experiment
Replies: 6
Views: 5682

Segmentation in different Phyla

... the misunderstanding of the question. That being said Evolution is a fact these days. Those who believe in it also have different opinions on the logistics of the whole process. My advice at this point would to check out some different phylogenic trees. Ones that dispute the opinion that segmentation ...

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by crunknorris
Thu Aug 19, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Segmentation in different Phyla
Replies: 3
Views: 3199

Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... asexually reproducing bacteria etc.) FZ, those who do not go along with this are aware of the theory of speciation. The weakness of this theory is logistics and mechanics. 1) You were speaking in context of one adaptive variation within one genus or species. In contrast, to isolate every species-- ...

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by AFJ
Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:01 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 690266

Living species first classified from discovery of bones?

... talking about, but cant place a name to the image. Also: mammal's teeth are of course the best thing to identify them with. Other than the obvious logistics of the fact that teeth are the most frequently fossilised part of any animal due to hardness, their unique teeth are what makes a mammal a ...

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by kotoreru
Tue May 15, 2007 12:31 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Living species first classified from discovery of bones?
Replies: 6
Views: 3711

The Fiber Disease

... in molecular genetics and genomics that will enable optimization of soldier cognitive and physical performance, soldier protection, and Army logistics. This includes human performance and protection under both normal conditions, and when affected by a variety of stressors that are likely ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Dec 15, 2006 8:00 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6266074
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