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thick-winded

(Science: veterinary) affected with thick wind.


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Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

... of heat dissipation; and these distinctive appearance chracteristics get passed on from generation to generation. Besides, some Aficans think that thick lips are their unique symbol and are also very sexy, so there are probably some man-made factors.

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by Steven2015
Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:55 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
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Aquatic life in the polar regions

Would sunlight penetrate through the thick layer of ice for the growth of algae?

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by josem
Thu Sep 11, 2014 8:31 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Aquatic life in the polar regions
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Aquatic life in the polar regions

During winter in polar regions there is a thick sheet of ice above the water bodies. How the water below ice get oxygenated to sustain aquatic life.

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by josem
Sun Aug 24, 2014 8:29 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Aquatic life in the polar regions
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Re: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?

... also preserved. Trait B may confer no advantage, but it gets "carried along." I seem to remember reading something about this and that thick, lustrous hair in Asian women was somehow linked to smaller breasts. (I did not look that up. May be remembering wrong.)

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by anneland
Sun Mar 09, 2014 6:54 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why do Africans have large noses and lips?
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Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?

... for some there are more of the nice big, insulated ones for processes that need to be very fast. For example the giant squid has an axon up to 1mm thick and is responsible for the essential system that allows it to pump water and move around. For escaping from trouble this quick response therefore ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:55 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?
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