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comment What's the smallest organism that can produce voice?
I rolled back the question to the original, which is not a duplicate.
Jul
24
comment Does documentation exist that shows the evolutionary connection between common horses and the okapi?
Can you add a link to the tree?
Jul
21
comment Lost Ability to Regenerate Body Parts during the Transition from Amphibians to Mammals
I changed Reptiles to Amphibians in the title, because there is no reptile to mammal transition.
Jul
7
comment How does boiling water revive cut flowers?
@jmusser A cursory google search shows that this is method is commonly described.
Jun
22
comment What Aquatic Mammal has no Tail?
Are you sure there is no tail? Muskrat?
Jun
11
comment Are microwaves dangerous?
This question appears to be off-topic because it has been answered on another Stackexchange.
Jun
11
comment Are microwaves dangerous?
This question has been answered on skeptics: skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/17930/…
Jun
11
comment Ni-NTA purification, problem with the chaperone protein
Hello and welcome to the site. Can you flesh out your answer some? You are also able to edit an answer rather than adding a new answer.
Jun
4
comment Tap vs. mineral water for drinking
You physician is the best one to answer questions about the rationale behind this recommendation.
May
31
comment Have we ever observed two drosophila lineages that evolved reproductive isolation in labs?
Reproductive isolation in not only Drosophila but other species is the basis of Daniel Matute's research (dm-incompatibilities.org).
May
26
comment How to succeed last Bobbie's trap from Saw 3D movie?
Can you edit this to make it more about biology and less about a fictional character in a movie? Are you interested in the tensile strength of vertebrate muscle?
May
13
comment In-Ear headphones increasing nasal breathing resistance
The tympanum completely closes off the auditory canal, so there isn't any air flowing through (unless you have a perforated eardrum). So I can't see how there can be a physical effect.
May
13
comment In-Ear headphones increasing nasal breathing resistance
Are you asking about direct physiological mechanisms (dual ear buds makes it physically more difficult to breathe) or a psychological effect (perceiving that it's more difficult to breathe)?
May
12
comment What is the current scientific position on the issue of human race?
Is your question answered here? biology.stackexchange.com/questions/14414/…
May
11
comment Infering the statistical tests performed in a paper
If this is homework, then you should make an attempt to answer on your own. See our homework policy: biology.stackexchange.com/help/homework
May
8
comment How does Oedipus complex fit in the evolutionary theory?
Can you provide (biological) scientific evidence that the Oedipus complex is real and not just a psychological theory?
May
6
comment Needing help in order to infer the statistical hypothesis tests performed in an old paper
@obelix This site isn't really set up or intended for extensive discussion. I've added answers to your questions above. This is really information that is covered in any introductory statistics textbook. There is a free, very good textbook at sites.google.com/site/ncstats
May
5
comment How do download a list of the gene length of all genes?
The Ensembl 2005 data is here: zoology.ubc.ca/~whitlock/ABD/teaching/datasets/04/…
May
4
comment Does evolution take place universally?
I'd like to remind you of our policy on civility: biology.stackexchange.com/help/behavior
Apr
29
comment Book Recommendation: Complex Traits and Complex Genetic Architecture
Lynch and Walsh's Genetics and Analysis of Quantitative Traits (sinauer.com/genetics-and-analysis-of-quantitative-traits.html) is pretty comprehensive (if not necessarily comprehensible).