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Mass

(Science: chemistry) The quantity of matter in an object.


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Why Forest Are Necessary?

... of birds, mammals and invertebrates, they provide food, timber and fibers - planted forestry is a billion dollar industry that provides work for masses of people, they help to prevent floods and stabilize soil to prevent erosion, take up CO2 from the atmosphere and store it in plant tissue, and ...

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by BasicBiology
Thu Oct 30, 2014 7:26 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Why Forest Are Necessary?
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Views: 4647

Re: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... is made up of living and dead cells, including thoughts, would that make the "human being" technically predecided, and we would all be masses of cells interacting with the world in the shape of a human?” Yes, we are masses of cells interacting with the world but that doesn't mean we ...

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by Fearnot
Fri Sep 13, 2013 7:06 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 38048

DNA

... see some double-length fragments, triple-length fragments etc. If you run the fragments out on a gel you would see a ladder and analysis of the masses of the ladder rungs would reveal that they are integer multiples of the mass of the smallest rung -- that is, the masses are periodic. I've not ...

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by jonmoulton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 4:32 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA
Replies: 8
Views: 7619

Re: PCR

... up a different areas." I don't think that the same primers that target the same location do end up in different areas. The difference in the masses of the bands produced is due to the difference in the number of repeats between individuals. Just looking at a single pair of primers, you target ...

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by jonmoulton
Tue Jan 29, 2013 4:16 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: PCR
Replies: 2
Views: 3585

Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... is made up of living and dead cells, including thoughts, would that make the "human being" technically predecided, and we would all be masses of cells interacting with the world in the shape of a human? I don't know if anyone's asked this before, though it may be likely. I've given ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Jan 22, 2013 9:56 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 38048
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