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Why is thymine rather than uracil used in DNA?

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How and where, in the human brain, are memories stored?

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Why did abiogenesis only happen once?

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Why does the cold make us sick?

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Do men have a higher genetic variance than women?

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On average how many genes / alleles do people share?

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What makes a DNA sequence motif a DNA sequence motif?

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What mechanisms do animals living in groups (herds, packs, swarms) have against spreading contagious diseases?

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Chromosome 2 fusion?

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Is copy number variation dynamic?

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Changing the definition of life?

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Rate of Evolution of population of long lived individuals

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Is it possible to clone a Neanderthal?

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Is there a timeline for the frequency of evolution of any species?

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What causes tree lines?

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How does GC-content evolve?

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Is there an "Adam and Eve" for each new trait during (not just human) evolution? [duplicate]

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High sequence similarity but start codon isn't methionine

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Prenatal Marketing

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Biology view on trait variability

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Are inflammation and anxiety connected?

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How do two parents, recessive and dominant genes and two complimentary nucleotides end up in one DNA? [closed]

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What is the evolutionary tradeoff against primates producing multiple offsprings (litter)?

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