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An indelible mark or figure made by puncturing the skin and introducing some pigment into the punctures; a mode of ornamentation practiced by various barbarous races, both in ancient and modern times, and also by some among civilized nations, especially by sailors.

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Re: i need some quality advice..

thanks. By starting school i mean going to college. Im a 34 year old tattoo artist whos lookin to make a change, and science is the only topic besides art that has ever interested me. So I'm startin summer 2 on monday, just startin with an english class to ...

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by bbeckertats
Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:15 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: i need some quality advice..
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Re: Bible vs Darwin

... so long as it makes you feel good, as it is not to care how you got your money as long as you have got it. ( Edmund Way Teale ) (If I ever get a tattoo, it'll be that quote. I want it on my tombstone too. I just love it.) Since this is a science based forum, even those with religious beliefs ...

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by Corax
Tue Jun 17, 2008 7:15 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
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Equipment for correct sterilisation?

... This concerns sterilisation & bloodborn bacteria/spores. I'll come clean (no pun intended!) I've been asked by a friend who is learning to tattoo why an autoclave is required to sterilise equipment. Now I've explained to him that some spores will not be destroyed by boiling as the water ...

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by Alvino
Tue Sep 11, 2007 8:18 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Equipment for correct sterilisation?
Replies: 5
Views: 3477

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