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spike

An unbranched, indeterminate inflorescence in which the flowers are without stalks.


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Re: the question of life

... to mammals. If you think with me how this world vision is making bad human beings among the students, because the teachers had embraced it and spikes a loud about it. I think that religions are bad world visions also, but they transmits better moral values and meaning of life than this academic ...

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by TheMatrixDNA
Sun Jul 29, 2012 10:15 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The question of life...
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The Keyhole Paradox: Challenging universal common descent.

... Let's begin by examining feline penises. They all have a common attribute, and that is the fact that they are all barbed with numerous, small spikes that are of a similar substance to a fingernail. The barbs on the penis provide the required physical stimulation for ovulation in cat females. ...

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by irtree
Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:02 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Keyhole Paradox: Challenging universal common descent.
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Views: 4819

Help needed to identify plant please!

When I first looked I thought Chenopodium quinoa? Quite long flower spikes aren't they! http://www.tradewindsfruit.com/quinoa2.jpg ps beautiful garden display by the way!

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by helenfh
Tue May 03, 2011 4:15 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Help needed to identify plant please!
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Views: 1574

WHy Humans are hairless?

... might say that there might be no other reason than the gene was at the wrong place at the wrong moment. Just as what happened to human penile spikes and sensory whiskers: http://www.nature.com/news/2011/110309/full/news.2011.148.html

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by canalon
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:10 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WHy Humans are hairless?
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Views: 2042

Working on some creatures for post-apocalyptic future

... through a mouth it has in the centre of the stalk between the root-legs (similar to an octopus). To defend itself from predators, it has small spikes along its skin, which also aid in trapping water vapour in the surrounding air.

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by Hobble
Wed Jul 21, 2010 4:41 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Working on some creatures for post-apocalyptic future
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