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youth

The time between childhood and maturity. (unfortunately, as the songwriter sammy cahn noted, youth is wasted on the young. )


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Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... also appear young. But there are also others who appear old and have no body hair (though that is more rare as lack of hair is associated with youth and should not send the signals of maturity) and those with a lot of hair who look younger than they are. Example, my brother grows a very thick ...

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by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:31 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 23
Views: 31079

Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... give you pleasure. How pleasurable these sounds are to you may be due to the experience you had with them. You could ask your caregivers from youth if there was anything you were exposed to that may have caused these extreme sensations to you. They may not know, for it may have been important ...

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by hannahzarzar
Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 89
Views: 142326

Re: How can adaptations for manipulation within a lineage exist?

... are genes in a male that, while being silenced if the genome of the offspring of the male is female, will be passed on to the genome of his male youth. Therefore within a lineage, males and females can have adaptations against each other! And if women choose world champions in swimming for partners, ...

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by enarees
Sun Oct 31, 2010 5:57 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How can adaptations for manipulation within a lineage exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 7153

Re: How can adaptations for manipulation within a lineage exist?

... are genes in a male that, while being silenced if the genome of the offspring of the male is female, will be passed on to the genome of his male youth. Therefore within a lineage, males and females can have adaptations against each other! And if women choose world champions in swimming for partners, ...

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by AlexB1001
Sat Oct 30, 2010 3:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How can adaptations for manipulation within a lineage exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 7153

Re: Re:

... living things die of old age. I have also heard of the theory that the genes that cause us to die of old age are genes that are beneficial during youth or early adulthood, and thus are sort of a trade-off. Interestingly, there are some seabirds (don't recall the exact species, some kind of petrels?) ...

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by biohazard
Tue Oct 12, 2010 6:40 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: human age and biology
Replies: 17
Views: 11522
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