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The Cosmos E2: Some Of The Things That Molecules Do

In The Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey Episode two entitled: Some Of The Things That Molecules Do,depicts that life is in constant transformation. Artificial selection turned the wolf into man’s best friend and is ultimately responsible for all the other canine breeds we love today. 58 more words

Evolution

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we are the millenials. we are the thousandfold of 2XXX. 783 more words

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Random or Non-random, Math Option or Natural Principle?

The distinction between random and non-random is a distinction in mathematical logic. Is it also a distinction in nature, a distinction between natural principles?

Consider one mutation site of fifty-two different mutations. 804 more words

Math

quotation: The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts. Charles Darwin

The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts. Charles Darwin (1809-1882) Discuss

What Are You Attracting?

The law of magnetism suggests that people are attracted to others because of similarity in likes and dislikes,  When it comes to leaders, I have heard it said that leaders attract leaders,but what kind of leaders are attracted?   790 more words

Leadership

Getting grumpy about PMS paper

On 11 August 2014, Michael R. Gillings published a paper in Evolutionary Applications entitled “Were there evolutionary advantages to premenstrual syndrome?” There is a strain of thinking that is common in the general public, but is also frequently found among academic researchers that I call adaptionism. 181 more words

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My biologist perspective on IVF

As I already posted what our decision is, I just wanted to get out some of my own struggles with making it in writing. 

The thought that kept me from falling back to sleep this morning was- what if we go through all of this and don’t get any viable embryos.  619 more words

Infertility