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Periodic

periodic

Recurring at regular intervals of time.

Origin: Gr. Periodikos


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... 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 done this. Anyone have experience with nucleosome periodicity?

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by jonmoulton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 4:32 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA
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Views: 5175

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... size singularity is as peculiar (and relevant to the discussion) as abiogenesis, for instance. Abiogenesis (as puzzling as it is) requires a rich periodic table, periodic table requires thermonuclear fusion inside the stars (with very unique and rare events of its own, like triple-alpha process), ...

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by Nick7
Fri Dec 16, 2011 5:14 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 755391

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... outcomes the Big Bang could’ve produced, which would’ve resulted in different laws of physics, little (or no) number of stars, different (or no) periodic table and NO alive characters present and observing that mess of any kind. What I’m trying to say is that the fact that we’re around, thinking, ...

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by Nick7
Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 755391

Re: Blind faith

... approaching 50 I can assure you that our inborn and yes genetically based preferences are anything but simple to change. Our ancestors who faced periodic famine and early death evolved to prefer certain foods over others. Bacon tastes better than Kale for the vast majority of people. I have no ...

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by Zenithar66
Tue Apr 05, 2011 9:43 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Blind faith
Replies: 37
Views: 21250

Re: Blind faith

... approaching 50 I can assure you that our inborn and yes genetically based preferences are anything but simple to change. Our ancestors who faced periodic famine and early death evolved to prefer certain foods over others. Bacon tastes better than Kale for the vast majority of people. I have no ...

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by BDDVM
Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Blind faith
Replies: 37
Views: 21250
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