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(Science: chemistry) Everything in the universe surrounding a thermodynamic system.

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Re: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment

... NOBLE BOOKS; NEW YORK, NY; 1994; p031 Man may be considered a tropical animal because when he is naked and unprotected, the temperature of his surroundings must be 82.4°F (28°C) for his metabolism to be maintained at a minimum base level, and for him to remain in thermal equilibrium.

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by Gannet
Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:31 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Newbie question about the first life

Chapter XLZVIII The "primitive boundary" is simply the limit beteween the tiny droplet, globule, globulet, sphere or quasisphere and its surroundings. Those globules are colloidal, meaning that they're the kind of mixture called a "colloid", which is halfway between a homogeneous ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 714

Cellular Reincarnation

... Fibrocity. Finally, I adopted a zen-like state that may be best described as total apathy to cope with my situation, unresponsive to my immediate surroundings. I have no idea for how long I had been in this impassive condition, but I know that it was long enough that I initially failed to notice ...

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by ewartkuijk
Sun Feb 09, 2014 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cellular Reincarnation
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... more aware, get better insight into minds of other people. The next level after this is, to sit quietly, close your eyes and try to feel your surroundings. Living as well as non-living. Near-by as well as distant. If you can sense or feel you are connected, it's just wow !!

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by sanumanu
Fri Nov 29, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 23
Views: 23650

Re: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body

... the human body can hold a charge - see the 'human-body model'), or B) have a better ability to absorb already available negative ions from their surroundings (which would explain the instances of people reporting electric shocks only during rainstorms). If negative ions (as demonstrated in the ...

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by JoshuaFlynn
Thu May 24, 2012 11:50 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 36
Views: 136372
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