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oil

A triglyceride that is liquid at room temperature.

Compare: fat. A slippery or viscous liquid or liquefiable substance not miscible with water.Any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants.A type of [[fat which is in a liquid form at normal room temperature.


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Rice Bran

Rice bran oil can be extracted from the rice bran. Which is a healthy cooking oil good for heart.

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by josem
Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:35 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Rice Bran
Replies: 2
Views: 292

Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?

As far as I know, fires caused by radiators are caused by electric radiators, not water/oil filled ones. Especially the water-filled radiators rarely cause fires, since the water is typically far below 100C and even if it were boiling, the pipes would burst rather than ...

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by biohazard
Mon Dec 09, 2013 11:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?
Replies: 10
Views: 3846

Please help me decide which microscope to buy

... case would I be better off with an inverted microscope (with max magnification of 430X) or a light microscope with a magnification up to 1000X/Oil immersion)? I know quality makes a difference as well such as DIN Plan/semi-plan achromatic lenses, lighting, and other of the sort BUT, conceptually, ...

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by NathanielZhu
Sat Nov 02, 2013 8:54 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please help me decide which microscope to buy
Replies: 2
Views: 1580

Science versus a job as a "scientist"

... see that is not me. I trust you can understand the difference between an amateur scientist like me and a professional conman, offering his snake-oil cure-all? Oncology is not a major area that I keep up with, but I didn't find too much in your general suggestions that I haven't seen discussed ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Nov 01, 2013 11:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 10819

Re:

... first if is it so great? Like I said in my OP. Invitation to informed discussion This is claimed to be a realistic scientific paper, not a snake-oil-style cure-all claim. This may not be obvious to everyone because I am an amateur independent scientist, neither employed as a scientist, nor published ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:56 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 10819
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