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Any normal or abnormal colouring matter in plants, animals, or micro-organisms.

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Beet Root Pigment

Normally pigments are used to better absorb the solar energy. So that begs to ask the question what is the function of root pigment.

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by dstamp
Sun Oct 07, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Beet Root Pigment
Replies: 7
Views: 3800

Microorganisms and organic preservation?

... solvent, you can change organic solvent for some organic chemical that will solidify. For example hot paraffin. However, I'm not sure about colors-pigments could be washed away by organic solvents.

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by triton
Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:01 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Microorganisms and organic preservation?
Replies: 1
Views: 3810

Evolution and environment question--breathing, etc

With less ultraviolet light maybe it could be advantageous to lose pigments in our skin cells. That is something that can be genetically engineered.

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by OdinsRaven
Tue May 29, 2012 3:49 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution and environment question--breathing, etc
Replies: 3
Views: 3672

fiber/hair moving thru water

energy pigments? :roll:

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by JackBean
Wed Apr 11, 2012 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 15154

fiber/hair moving thru water

In some people, the reason their hair moves is because there are alternative cellular energy pigments attached to their hair strands. New science has shown that some peoples bodies produce alternative cellular energy pigments as an immune system response in an attempt ...

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by ebianco
Wed Apr 11, 2012 5:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 15154
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