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by far-out
Mon Jun 12, 2006 8:55 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: specie relation to chromosomes?
Replies: 2
Views: 1313

Every specie has its own number of chromosomes which is equal in all members.
by far-out
Mon Jun 12, 2006 8:48 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Homosexual Monkeys?
Replies: 22
Views: 15067

I heard about cases of homosexual behavour among some dolphins. They also practice oral sex. It's not a joke.
by far-out
Mon Jun 12, 2006 12:34 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: can someone help me with my science homework?
Replies: 4
Views: 3489

The acquired energy that doesn't go on growth of an organism or storage of nutrients is used for maintenance of all metabolic processes. Certain amount of energy is being lost during the digestion and transformation of food into another molecules. Furthermore, some part of food goes through the dige...
by far-out
Sun Jun 11, 2006 9:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spiderman
Replies: 9
Views: 3701

No, it is fully imaginary.
by far-out
Sat Jun 10, 2006 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Teaching Bio
Replies: 9
Views: 4490

This road is hard but easy roads won't give you satisfaction afterward. You know, in Ukraine (where I live) average earnings of biology school teacher is about 80-100 dollars a month. People who love it are willing to work though. Biology is not uniform. There are always something that is hard to un...
by far-out
Thu Jun 08, 2006 3:38 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Mantids
Replies: 4
Views: 1959

Try to feed with drosophila.
by far-out
Thu Jun 08, 2006 4:13 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A conundrum
Replies: 12
Views: 6460

This link says:
There has never been any evidence that bombardier beetles could not have evolved, but just because they couldn't explain exactly how the beetles evolved, lots of people jumped to the conclusion that an explanation was impossible.
by far-out
Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: edenic entrials
Replies: 1
Views: 1317

by far-out
Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:26 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A conundrum
Replies: 12
Views: 6460

So then how does it decide gee Im getting eaten all the time I think Ill devlope stinging hot acid. Explain how thats supposed to work. In short suppose that there was a mutation in ancestor's genome. It turned out that it was a useful mutation which allowed to store acid from food. So it has not b...
by far-out
Wed Jun 07, 2006 11:10 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: the amoeba
Replies: 4
Views: 2369

Any eukariotic cytoplasm cannot long exist without a nucleus.
by far-out
Wed Jun 07, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A conundrum
Replies: 12
Views: 6460

It is possible that first he evloved ability to accumulate or synthesize acid. Such ancestor bugs survived more often because predators did not eat them. In process of development of the acid glands, a protective thing evolved and this attribute amplified at descendants supported by natural selection.
by far-out
Tue Jun 06, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: maybe a new discovery...
Replies: 2
Views: 1350

You'd better post a pic. Suppose it is something new. Anything is possible.