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Chromosome Mutation

Chromosome Mutation:

As read in my previous article; genetic mutation, you should know that chromosome mutation is an error in cell division. By this we mean that during cell division the chromosomes in any one pair do not divide and remain intact. 189 more words

Science

Week 1: Reflection

During the first week of AP biology, one of the things we focused on in class was variation. The example we evaluated in class was about rock pocket mice. 463 more words

Biology

Genetic Mutation

Mutation:

DNA replicates itself in a complex process during mitosis and meiosis. However, when the DNA replication goes wrong and the gene changes, it produces an… 575 more words

Science

Evolution, Reason, and Immortality

One of the common misunderstandings about evolution, sometimes accidentally promoted by people who should know better, is that it’s an active process. Sometimes the term ‘evolve’ is even applied to individual beings, as if some invisible force had driven them to suddenly change. 1,015 more words

Philosophy And Ethics

Insurance Company Agreed With Me!

Make way for a Victory Lap! Yup, that would be for me! It’s Exclamation Point Day!

Here’s the latest happening on the fight for Freedom from Debt. 349 more words

Cancer Laughter

Resident Evil: Of Setting and Suspension of Disbelief

Why worldbuilding needs to keep pace with your plot.

Resident Evil spawned out of the 90s survival horror scene. It seems it was a bit of a grab bag of ideas swirling around a sort of nebulous theme, initially focusing on zombies with the odd bio-horror thrown in for good measure. 857 more words

Writing

Don't prick your finger by RN Jackson

Biology class was so dull until we finally persuaded lanky old Mr. Turner to open his secret cupboard.
“Watch the spines, they sting,” he said. 81 more words

Flash Fiction