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Can some bacteria be a host to flu virus helping him to survive before it starts attacking humans?

Sorry for very simple question but I am aware that it is very difficult to gather information that is part of somebody education like biochemistry.As I like physics this gave me some interests to this particular problem as virus spreading.

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Which fish did modern tetrapods descend from?

Did modern tetrapods descend from Tiktaalik or Ichthyostega? As far as I know, Ichthyostega and Tiktaalik have 10 million years between them, hence the question.

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Difference between haemocoel and coelom

I am really looking for some EMBRYOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE . I know about coelom derivation but i want to know how haemocoel is derived and how it is fundamentally different from coelom.

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Plants with nutritional requirements similar to Cannabis

What are some short plants that preferably could be grown indoor which have similar nutritional requirements (in terms of N-P-K ratio, doses etc.) as Cannabis. The purpose of this is testing a mineral fertilizer for Cannabis, without actually growing Cannabis as it is illegal in my country. I was looking into Cannabaceae family and found […]

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What is this insect in the picture?

This insect has 6 legs and have Chelicerae like spiders. It’s about half an inch long. It also looks like a scorpion but I could not find anything like it on the internet. Thank you!

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What is this insect in the picture?

This insect has 6 legs and have Chelicerae like spiders. It’s about half an inch long. It also looks like a scorpion but I could not find anything like it on the internet. Thank you!

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What is this insect in the picture?

This insect has 6 legs and have Chelicerae like spiders. It also looks like a scorpion but I could not find anything like it on the internet. Thank you!

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What property of water explains how sweating helps the runner continue running?

My question I have to answer is: A runner picks up pace on a warm day and starts sweating profusely. What property of water explains how sweating helps the runner continue running? The following are four options I have to choose from to answer this question, and below that is the uncertain answer I chose. […]

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‘Big ideas’ behind constrained selective breeding (optimization)

I’m looking for help in finding the ‘big ideas’ behind a project I’m beginning and want to make sure I’m not missing anything since I wasn’t trained in Biology. My idea is investigating constrained selective breeding, say, a farmer who wants to balance crop yield with artificially selecting a desired trait (can’t select too strongly […]

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What are these clear sacs all over my house and coming out of my faucet?

I live in el Monte California which is in southern California. I keep finding these egg like sacs on my floor and on everything in my apartment. They are coming out of our water faucet in every room. What are they? Please help. I know i am ingesting them already. At night i find the […]