Search found 6 matches

by shaunie
Thu Jun 30, 2005 6:39 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell
Replies: 8
Views: 5130

There was a picture in my textbook of a single prokaryote of the size of a drosopholas head, was freaky lol
by shaunie
Tue Jun 28, 2005 11:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: is biology right for me?
Replies: 9
Views: 9020

There is another option if you are not sure which field you want to pursue. Some universities offer a general course, specialising as you progress, like myself, Ive just completed a general first year biology course covering vast topics, and as i get interested in some, i can specialise farther unti...
by shaunie
Mon Jun 27, 2005 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: scottish higher biology textboxk
Replies: 3
Views: 3769

Don't worry about higher stuff, its actually of little relevance to the stuff ur gonna be doin in uni. Which uni u off to?
by shaunie
Sat Jun 25, 2005 9:14 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viruses as intelligent organisms
Replies: 16
Views: 13956

I wouldn't consider them intelligent (although yes to alive but thats not the issue) because yes they can "outsmart" certain cells, but thats only because its a progrmed response that their DNA/RNA directs.
by shaunie
Sat Jun 25, 2005 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can Prokaryotic Cell evolve into Eukaryotic cell over time?
Replies: 4
Views: 4700

From what I've read isn't the mitochondria and the chloroplasts of modern eucaryotes the remnants of prokaryotes being contained within larger cells? If this si the case and it has happened and worked successfully I don't see why life cannot continuously evolve encorperating this in its evolution. E...
by shaunie
Sat Jun 25, 2005 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parasitic Bacteria?
Replies: 6
Views: 4887

Well, for something to be classed as bacteria,and bacteria being classed as a living organism, i guess they do.