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Sliding

sliding

1. That slides or slips; gliding; moving smoothly.

2. Slippery; elusory. That sliding science hath me made so bare. (Chaucer) Sliding friction, the timber guides used in launching a vessel.


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Re: Tips for staining (light microscopy)

... you use, it is sometimes a good idea to place a lab wipe at the edge of the coverslip, which will draw excess liquid out (helps stop the slip from sliding around under oil) and may help draw bubbles to the edge. 2)Staining time depends on the type of stain done, and which industry you work in. ...

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by PsycoCarrot
Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:03 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Tips for staining (light microscopy)
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Views: 4329

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... little to debunk Scottie’s statements, I think Nick7 is being kind to you. You have offered nothing to refute my statements except continually sliding into “god speak” as some sort of authority in the name of science. Nick7 is also right when he says that I have only cited references from the ...

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by scottie
Fri Feb 03, 2012 6:46 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929203

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... The hypothesis of HGT invalidates or at least challenges that concept. That is what Koonin is showing. As I understand it, you appear to be sliding away from that concept but at the same time arguing (as wbla3335 has) that there is no difference between the two views. There is a big difference. ...

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by scottie
Thu Jan 19, 2012 12:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929203

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... matter has always existed, and it precedes mind. What if somehow and somewhere this concept actually works the other way around… You see what I’m sliding into? But is it really necessary, relevant or even possible to answer this question at the moment? If the mind preceded life on the planet, ...

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by Nick7
Sat Nov 19, 2011 6:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929203

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... spine. Interestingly, music does not particularly elicit this response; if anything, it would be the sounds associated with music making (fingers sliding down the strings of violins/cellos/etc, piano hammers returning to place as you release the keys, the pleasant creak of wood, the timbre of ...

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by RhombusPiano
Sat Aug 13, 2011 3:40 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 89
Views: 145967
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