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(Science: chemistry) To combine or cause an element or radical to combine with oxygen or to lose electrons.

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Anthropogenic global warming?

... doesnt cool the atmosphere to my knowledge, and in fact is actually not our main concern. DMS (dimethyl sulphide) does cool the atmosphere as it oxidises to sulphate and nucleates water to form cloud...and this stuff is released from phytoplankton blooms as above ( Emiliania huxleii the coccolithophore, ...

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by kotoreru
Thu May 24, 2007 11:36 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Anthropogenic global warming?
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jelly fish protain

... only floresces green when hit by blue light, it does not generate light. Squid do not have it. You might wanna look into luciferase. Luciferase oxidises a substrate and converts the released energy into light. Unlike GFP, luciferase actually "produces" the light

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by MrMistery
Thu Feb 22, 2007 11:35 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: jelly fish protain
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