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prosper

1. To be successful; to succeed; to be fortunate or prosperous; to thrive; to make gain. They, in their earthly Canaan placed, long time shall dwell and prosper. (milton)

2. To grow; to increase. Black cherry trees prosper even to considerable timber. (Evelyn)


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right, we will move endangered species elsewhere where they will prosper and cause extinction of other species. That's brilliant. And move those other species to the same place where we took those endangered ones from. Like transporting several colonies ...

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by Mothership
Mon May 13, 2013 8:24 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species
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Views: 3767

A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species

right, we will move endangered species elsewhere where they will prosper and cause extinction of other species. That's brilliant.

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by JackBean
Sat May 11, 2013 8:53 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species
Replies: 4
Views: 3767

A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species

... we should move some Australian and Asian tropical species to Africa. That way, even if they perish in their original habitat, they could still prosper in the new environment. The same could be performed with nearly all species: moving cougars to Europe, penguins to the Arctic, polar bears to ...

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by Mothership
Fri May 10, 2013 12:58 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species
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Views: 3767

DNA alternatives?

... species. While on the other hand any new life form would be quite inefficient at using resources at the beginning. They do not have chances to prosper at all. A new cuddly toddler as no chance against a nature that is basically "all red in tooth and claw" and had a few billion years ...

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by canalon
Sat Jun 04, 2011 6:50 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: DNA alternatives?
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fish amylase vs amylase from the small intestines

... that if it had optima at 37°C, the fish living in water of ~4-10°C would have amylase working only for about 10%. Do you think, such a fish would prosper?

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by JackBean
Tue Jan 18, 2011 6:37 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: fish amylase vs amylase from the small intestines
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