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The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.

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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... website which explains prey survival strategies from becoming dinner http://www.nature.com/scitable/knowledge/library/behavior-under-risk-how-animals-avoid-becoming-23646978 My only issue with this article is the statement, I made bold in the quote Detecting predators In order to ...

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by Gannet
Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:18 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 12
Views: 3968

What do you do when talking to creationists?

... a senior in a Christian high school in the States in which most of the students (and some of the teachers and curricula) is pro-creationism. Any risk of being expelled if you push too hard? Just asking - think before you jump. I usually look to show how it is illogical to think (in today's day ...

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by FriarBroccoli
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:40 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
Replies: 4
Views: 1507

biology need help??

Which of the following are true of coronary bypass or heart valve surgery? a. The risk of having a stroke following angioplasty is approximately 2.5% that of CABG. b. The risk to life of heart valve replacement surgery typically exceeds that of CABG. c. Long term ...

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by zak
Fri Jan 10, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: biology need help??
Replies: 0
Views: 438

Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... metabolism is just genetic. Many people experience this, many people do not. It's the result of your ancestors probably not being exposed to any risk of starvation in recent generations. Also, once you reach 30, that is when you can decipher whether your metabolism truly is superior. Right now ...

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by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 23
Views: 23721


... is to ………1………..((1)build sports facilities, ( 2)promote health check ups , (3)increase tax on tobacco ) Individuals can also decrease their own risk of developing CVD by reducing their consumption of ………………5………….((4)wine , ( 5) saturated fats , (6)protein) and by……8……….((7)meditating, ( 8)walking ...

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by zak
Sat Nov 09, 2013 2:10 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stroke risk
Replies: 5
Views: 1288
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