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(Science: marine biology) A situation in which the level of the ocean and associated bodies of water periodically fluctuates due to the action of lunar (moon) and solar (sun) forces upon the rotating earth.


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Are all cilia "the same"?

... is written at a very elementary level, and the author has already made a blunder that has put me on guard, invoking centrifugal force to explain tides. Now, the author is discussing cell biology, and says that flagella and cilia have the same structure, which I can accept. However, then the author ...

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abiotic factors

I don't even know what they mean by tide conditions... Does that mean low/high? or does it have something to do with red-tides? If it means av-low/av-high then maybe - because this could restrict or expand the intertidal zone. seasonal climate change (as opposed to global climate change) ...

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by AstusAleator
Sun Jul 12, 2009 5:48 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: abiotic factors
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Re: Splashpools during high and low tides

A splash pool would be outside the intertidal zone, and only fill with water that is splashed/sprayed into it, or rain. So as long as it's not being flushed out, the salt water will stay and evaporate leaving higher concentrations of salt every time a tide comes and goes.

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by AstusAleator
Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:05 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Splashpools during high and low tides
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Splashpools during high and low tides

Talking about the tides, do you think that the moon could also affect our body fluids?

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by mcar
Sat Dec 06, 2008 9:45 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Splashpools during high and low tides
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