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technology

(Science: study) Industrial science; the science of systematic knowledge of the industrial arts, especially of the more important manufactures, as spinning, weaving, metallurgy, etc.

Technology is not an independent science, having a set of doctrines of its own, but consists of applications of the principles established in the various physical sciences (chemistry, mechanics, mineralogy, etc) to manufacturing processes.

Origin: Gr. An art; cf. Gr. Systematic treatment: cf. F. Technologie.


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Gateway technology

From what I understand, the gateway technology is a lab method to obtain cloning and expression vectors based on the property of phages to recombine its genetic material with bacterias. However, why do I need to perform the BP reaction, if ...

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by miibay
Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:47 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gateway technology
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Re: I am having difficulty identifying this structure.

... we have did, especially TEM observation, do not as same as the text picture showed. So, excepted for some typical structure, our currently technology could not 100% distinguish subcellular structure just by TEM or SEM.

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by mitochondrion
Fri Aug 15, 2014 9:45 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: I am having difficulty identifying this structure.
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution

... any personal, anthropomorphic god. I am an Intrinsic Teleological Pantheist; I believe that the evolution of the Universe (of matter, life & technology) is leading towards an end that is currently obscure to us at this stage of our evolution (and may always be unknown to us). This is a completely ...

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by valetudo
Tue Mar 11, 2014 11:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution
Replies: 0
Views: 1672

Effects of variation in Flicker Fusion Thresholds (vision)

... seems to relate to both size and metabolic rate, which incidentally play a significant role in lifespan. http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21586532-small-creatures-fast-metabolisms-see-world-action-replay-slo-mo The article also posits the possibility that viewing the world in ...

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by NMLevesque
Sat Nov 23, 2013 6:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Effects of variation in Flicker Fusion Thresholds (vision)
Replies: 0
Views: 1405

Re:

... until which date back to the most ancient remains of bacteria (about 3, 5 billion years ago) powerful, incredibly efficient Polypeptide-Nucleniic technology in that huge technological database - genes on DNA carrier through RNA input-output device is implemented in a polypeptide (protein) interface. ...

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by RabbitPhilosopher
Wed Sep 04, 2013 7:27 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 52
Views: 42284
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