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Spiral

Spiral

Of leaves or floral organs, borne at different levels on the main stem, in an ascending spiral.

Compare: cyclic.


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... http://ijs.sgmjournals.org/content/57/6/1318/F1.medium.gif They too have a defined shape (a spiral ball with flagella on the outside and an acellular interior compartment), a constrained cell number.... and unlike the myxococcus or the cyanobacteria ...

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by BlahBlahBlah
Thu Jun 27, 2013 1:46 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Multicellular prokaryote
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Views: 26384

Re: Re:

... it's a cycle that started untold number of years ago in another universe. God had a god, who had a god, who had a god... Then you have circle spiral and it makes no sense to debate further. Next time simply say you believe in God and we're done. The second way was just nonsense. What I believe ...

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by Cat
Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:24 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are evolution and creationism mutually exclusive???
Replies: 24
Views: 14544

Re: Re:

... it's a cycle that started untold number of years ago in another universe. God had a god, who had a god, who had a god... Then you have circle spiral and it makes no sense to debate further. Next time simply say you believe in God and we're done. The second way was just nonsense.

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by JackBean
Mon Oct 08, 2012 2:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are evolution and creationism mutually exclusive???
Replies: 24
Views: 14544

A question about insects ?

... keep the light source at a constant angle, as it does with the moon. It attempts to navigate a straight path, but ends up caught in an endless spiral dance around the bulb. Some scientists believe light pollution is leading to a decline in certain insects. Fireflies, for example, have difficulty ...

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by sachin
Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:01 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: A question about insects ?
Replies: 3
Views: 2160

Theories - Origin of Life

... once, 4 billion years ago when crossing the plume from the central galactic hyper-astroid Laplace in a place where centrifugal force is born spiral arm of the Galaxy. Nitrogen, by the way, too, like gold, and many other things! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-14827624 JackBean ...

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by LeoPol
Tue Oct 04, 2011 8:19 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 907164
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