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1 small multiple choice question [population dynamics]

... whaling industry". In 1982 the IWC adopted a moratorium (ban) on commercial whaling. 1.1) once the ban on whaling had been instituted, the populations of whales increased. Which is the best description of the growth in whales? A) accelerating growth phase B) decelerating growth phase C) ...

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by Jeddles
Mon Sep 22, 2014 8:00 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: 1 small multiple choice question [population dynamics]
Replies: 1
Views: 281

Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... genetics than others. If that is indeed the case then the most likely candidates for that designation would be black Africans: European-American populations are less genetically diverse and have more potentially harmful genetic variations than African-American populations, according to an international ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Jul 30, 2014 8:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 270087

Re: Vitamin D absorption for different skin types

This seems to be an area that is just beginning to draw research interest. Darker skin evolved in high light-exposure populations to protect deeper skin layers from UV damage, but tones lightened in pops with lower exposure, to allow enough UV to reach the D-generating skin tissues. ...

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by Darby
Tue Jul 15, 2014 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vitamin D absorption for different skin types
Replies: 1
Views: 754

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... genetics than others. If that is indeed the case then the most likely candidates for that designation would be black Africans: European-American populations are less genetically diverse and have more potentially harmful genetic variations than African-American populations, according to an international ...

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by Seth90210
Fri May 23, 2014 4:23 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 270087

Re: Population ecology

If there are barriers the three populations could speciate, but, especially with reptiles and amphibians size is mostly dependent on availability of food. Where food is plentiful and good, size reaches an optimum. Other factors are temperature ...

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by animartco
Sun May 18, 2014 1:13 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Population ecology
Replies: 1
Views: 884
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