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According to this link from Purdue, the seed of the answer is this: The herbicide is used to kill broadleaf weeds, which are dicots, while monocot grasses, such as sorghum and corn, are more resistant. That's because grasses inactivate 2,4-D inside the plant, while broadleaf dicots do not. But on the other hand, Song 2014 has this to say about 2,4-D: ...


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I found a paper investigating the mechanism of glyphosate resistance in Conyza canadensis. They used 31P NMR to investigate the fate of the glyphosate in vivo. What they found is that the resistant plants are able to transport glyphosate into the vacuole: The following view of horseweed resistance to glyphosate emerges from the data presented herein. ...


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Particulates can accumulate in the aveolae in the lungs. This leads to inflammation and tissue damage and scarring. This reduces the available surface area for gas transfer. Low level exposure over long periods is harmful. Asbestos workers are well known to get sick, but miners can get black lung or silicosis from inhaling mining dust, and farmers can get ...


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First: There is no biological reason to not eat pork. These bans (Jewish and Islamic) are based on religious rules, so this is more a cultural, not so much a biological answer. The reasoning that pork meat would deteriorate pretty fast in warm climates is true, but it is also true for all other sorts of meat (like cattle, goat or sheep). Besides cultural ...


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Pigs and swine are so poisonous that you can hardly kill them with strychnine or other poisons. This is a non-sequitur. An animal being poisonous does not imply that it resists to poison, nor the reverse is true. In any case, to the extent of my knowledge pigs do not produce any specific poison. Obviously, if you could provide a more specific claim, ...


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Cimbi-5 or 25i (25I-NBOMe) is a class 2C psychedelic drug.(wiki site.) Lethal dose or LD50 of "Cimbi-5" is still unknown. Though you can predict approximate the LD50 by structure computationally.


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Monstera deliciosa seems to fit the bill. From Wikipedia: This member of the arum family Araceae is an epiphyte with aerial roots... Wild seedlings grow towards the darkest area they can find until they find a tree trunk, then start to grow up towards the light, creeping up the tree.[6][dead reference link] Fruit The fruit of ...



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