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Nostrils

(noun) Plural form of nostril.

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Re: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?

... To the question, this discovery may also be a factor in your research. Camels (and related species) have the ability to tightly close their nostrils to avoid inhaling airborne sand in the desert. As they exhale, the restricted nasal passage would tend to pressurize their lungs. Is it possible ...

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by animartco
Sat Aug 31, 2013 2:54 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?
Replies: 7
Views: 5732

un even development of muscle

... tasks 4. At the functional level, right handed people have inablitly to do all activities in left hand 5. this happens even in eye, lungs and nostrils. As a result no one will stand in a perfect symmetrical way or walk perfectly symmetrical In the same lines, every human have anatomical and ...

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by balamurugan3
Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:01 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: un even development of muscle
Replies: 4
Views: 1468

Re: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?

... To the question, this discovery may also be a factor in your research. Camels (and related species) have the ability to tightly close their nostrils to avoid inhaling airborne sand in the desert. As they exhale, the restricted nasal passage would tend to pressurize their lungs. Is it possible ...

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by DDD
Wed Aug 07, 2013 12:35 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: oxygen "grabbers" haemoglobin adaptation?
Replies: 7
Views: 5732

Re: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

I woud say that nostrils of Africans aren't big. They are normal. because they don't need to warm up the air they breathe. And the size of the nostrils in colder places (in the north) got smaller to ensure air wormup before delivering ...

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by Jai2sriram
Sat Jan 05, 2013 3:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
Replies: 30
Views: 186556

Re: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

... rest of my body caught up, they thinned out. So lip thickness may have more to do with skull development and teeth placement. I also have broad nostrils. But upon examination, it seems I have the nostril skin to accommodate a "large" nose but my nose's bone structure did not need it. ...

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by Jobe
Thu May 17, 2012 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
Replies: 30
Views: 186556
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