Tag Archive: Receptors

Creation vs bird watchers and butterfly collectors

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Dare to Be 100: Splitters and Lumpers 12/12/2013 10:54 am by Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. Excerpt: The appropriate term for this bottom’s up approach is “emergence,” in which the hierarchical level of choice is separate and distinct from those above…
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Don’t tell the Creationists

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Misquoting Science in the Texas Textbook Battles James A. Shapiro Author, ‘Evolution: A View from the 21st Century’; Professor of Microbiology, University of Chicago Posted: 12/05/2013 3:57 pm Excerpt: “Uncovering the molecular mechanisms by which living organisms modify their genomes…
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Human Pheromones: Diversity of signaling pathways and a common response (Part 2)

“Smell the potassium: Surprising find in study of sex- and aggression-triggering vomeronasal organ.” July 29th, 2012. Article excerpts (with my emphasis): Re: The sense of smell “From its [neurogenic] niche within the nose in most land-based vertebrates, it detects pheromones…
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