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by James
Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: What happens to the gases inside potato if it was cooked?
Replies: 2
Views: 1841

If you heat the potato it will dessicate and you can collect the gases?
by James
Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:13 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What different types of food birds eat
Replies: 4
Views: 6976

I can't find a scientific paper that discusses the influence of food type on attracting sparrows to a garden. Obviously most studies work a larger spatial scale and are more general, eg effect of bird feeding on urban sparrow populations. Sparrows have a very varied diet and apparently 'research in ...
by James
Thu Jul 28, 2011 2:55 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What different types of food birds eat
Replies: 4
Views: 6976

Re: What different types of food birds eat

The food type would influence bird abundance, especially if your'e talking about a long term study. As would the nature of food presentation, ie spread of food and use of different feeding techniques. Did your investigation focus on one taxon of birds or did it record all birds?
by James
Sat Nov 28, 2009 2:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Life
Replies: 11
Views: 3090

Think of it this way; imagine the very first self replicating organism that is the ancestor to every organism we class as alive. Life is all of the individuals that have occurred in the lineage originating from that first individual. Essentially the tree of life is the very definition of life becaus...
by James
Wed May 23, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Anthropogenic global warming?
Replies: 188
Views: 201974

Is it just an act or are you actually deluded?
by James
Wed May 23, 2007 10:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology Hangman Game
Replies: 582
Views: 273002

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by James
Wed May 23, 2007 10:19 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2025544

People just use it to increase their post count; to make them appear respectable, when really they offer very little to the forum. Off topic threads are fine, and even the game threads are ok, but this actually is the least constructive thread imaginable.
by James
Wed May 23, 2007 7:18 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2025544

because its awful
by James
Tue May 22, 2007 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology Hangman Game
Replies: 582
Views: 273002

hmm G
by James
Tue May 22, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Anthropogenic global warming?
Replies: 188
Views: 201974

The sigh was because its generally all rubbish.
by James
Tue May 22, 2007 10:11 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Last person to reply wins.
Replies: 8431
Views: 2025544

This thread should be deleted.