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minerals

native, inorganic or fossilised organic substances having a definite chemical composition and formed by inorganic reactions. They may occur as individual crystals or may be disseminated in some other mineral or rock.


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Newbie question about the first life

... consequently they could find the lists useful, and 2) I am no more of a simplifier than BioLib, where they seem to believe that Nature offers only minerals, fungi, plants and animals, or they care less or not at all about the two groups that are missing in their records, which is quite unfair for ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sat Mar 01, 2014 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 738

Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)

... in it. Not saying it's bad for the plant, just can't believe that they are getting away with selling us more than 80% water. And 8 EASILY found minerals (basically all of them are just metals, in minute amounts). I have decided that next grow, I'm making my own fucking nutrient blend. I thought ...

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by Sophiahotep
Thu Nov 14, 2013 9:29 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)
Replies: 2
Views: 1288

BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question

... The most expensive Triacontanol I have yet to see is 18,000 USD for 400g of similar purity. I think the price is comparable to precious stones and minerals such as diamonds and gold. Frighteningly exorbitant. Anyhow, Olchemlm cannot answer my question as to purity affecting the result. Most are ...

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by Maton
Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:07 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question
Replies: 15
Views: 19773

How to estimate accurate age of earth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Age_of_the_Earth#cite_note-nature409-4 The oldest such minerals analyzed to date – small crystals of zircon from the Jack Hills of Western Australia – are at least 4.404 billion years old http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11196637 Plug ...

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by jinx25
Tue Oct 30, 2012 3:03 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to estimate accurate age of earth
Replies: 2
Views: 1083

Why do cells age?

... neodarwinian religion that pervades EVERY area of science? You might want to learn some basic biology before citing essential cofactors (vitamins/minerals) as 'pseudoscience'.

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by jinx25
Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:49 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Why do cells age?
Replies: 22
Views: 11264
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