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Ten-pounder

ten-pounder

(Science: zoology) A large oceanic fish (elops saurus) found in the tropical parts of all the oceans. It is used chiefly for bait.


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Itinerary towards cancer research for Math graduate?

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by rebpalma
Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:08 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Itinerary towards cancer research for Math graduate?
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I don't do maths, but using logic instead, it seems that if you only get double the number by muliplying by ten, when dividing by ten you would get a catastrophic drop. If you have an area of ten with two species, then an area of one hundred has four species. How many species ...

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by ughaibu
Wed Nov 20, 2013 5:56 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The influence of area on the number of species
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... than when going from 10x m2 to x m2? I don't do maths, but using logic instead, it seems that if you only get double the number by muliplying by ten, when dividing by ten you would get a catastrophic drop.

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by animartco
Tue Nov 19, 2013 1:16 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The influence of area on the number of species
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Statistics help

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by JackBean
Fri Nov 01, 2013 9:35 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Statistics help
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Mitochondrial DNA

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by kk
Thu Aug 22, 2013 2:25 pm
 
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