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October 17[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 17

  1. Variables
  2. Combustion of BIO Gas.....
  3. A few questions about the human brain
  4. Snake Bite
  5. Reversing a Black Hole...
  6. Amount of Water in the World
  7. Human evolution and immunity to venoms
  8. End correction
  9. What frequency of microwaves can create an overpressure shockwave?
  10. adding a word to search list
  11. Jogging and calorie consumption
  12. solubility of capsaicin in edible oil
  13. Feta
  14. Suicide pill
  15. Purpose of Viruses
  16. What does cannabis smoke smell like?
  17. EM wind
  18. protozoa - animal report
  19. Equine Medicine
  20. Thinking

October 18[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 18

  1. How many seagulls...
  2. What kind of bird is this?
  3. Time machine
  4. dirigibles
  5. Regarding Earth rotation and revolution
  6. sinisoidal RC phase shift oscillators
  7. How can I study theoretical physics in one of the US universities?
  8. Science, I think
  9. orbital plane
  10. Flu vaccine
  11. membrane capacitive current?
  12. DFT bins
  13. Spacetime
  14. Male marsupial nipples ?
  15. electromagnetic interaction and contact for force fields?
  16. Domestic Poultry
  17. Electromagnetic Pulse

October 19[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 19

  1. How to Read the Periodic Table of the Elements
  2. Producing Manganese (III)
  3. Time Dilation Confusion
  4. Shape of the Universe...
  5. PHYSICS,Mechanical Advantage&related topics pertaining to Pulleys
  6. Lightning Protection
  7. Bug Rivet Paradox
  8. air pollution
  9. Proof of an Open Universe?...
  10. 300 channels and nothing on Static?
  11. dimensions of time
  12. Current/Voltage
  13. Fusion

October 20[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 20

  1. The fourth dimension?
  2. ossification and calcification
  3. Combustion of BIO Gas...(Didn't get an answer yet!!)
  4. rechargeable batteries
  5. The Sun Core
  6. Puzzling physics question
  7. Metabolism etc.
  8. Beta particles
  9. Human Body
  10. The Past
  11. Tough pool leak...
  12. Nasal mucus
  13. Questions about cholesterol and saturated fat
  14. link between: diabetes, CHF, renal insufficiency, amputation
  15. Patched conics & Lunar Orbit Insertion
  16. What is the total number of known chemical elements?
  17. Known compounds
  18. is this a shockwave affect or just accelerated air?

October 21[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 21

  1. James McCollum
  2. Page updating problems.....
  3. Phase-determination pressure
  4. Cheese longevity
  5. Whistling sine waves
  6. COSTAS loop
  7. Transmission line theory
  8. Reality
  9. Ic 8038 and Ic 555
  10. SATA computer
  11. Youngs experiment
  12. Hub Gears Wont Change
  13. Atheroma
  14. Sauropod size
  15. What does KIBRA stand for?
  16. Surfaces and bonding
  17. Zero-point energy and substance compatabilty.
  18. General Relativity
  19. Quantum mechanics? wave theory?
  20. G Protein Coupled Receptors

October 22[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 22

  1. Craneflies - how have these really crappy insects continued to survive?
  2. Meaning of TY1CL1
  3. Chest rash?
  4. BONDING IN SOLIDS
  5. Software Radio
  6. would enough negative charge from other sources such as pions, down quarks etc react with normal matter?
  7. Another EM wind question
  8. Affordable Device for Measuring soil water content
  9. IR remote
  10. What's this aprox. called again?
  11. Aqueous Compounds
  12. Solar position equations
  13. Equilibrium Constant, Kp
  14. 3 Questions
  15. Nails
  16. Rainbow
  17. Factual basis in psychology for claims about the power of the imagination
  18. Is the human brain a chemical machine?
  19. lens
  20. Lab report!

October 23[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 23

  1. The "Wholly Grail".....
  2. How gyrocompasses work
  3. Mercury and Fillings
  4. Archiving
  5. Different roles for insects in a hive/nest
  6. how may calories are in... me?
  7. Feral Horses of the World?
  8. Chlorinated water and eye damage.
  9. Fissile material
  10. Genetic tendancy towards AIDS amongst Black people?
  11. Gamma rays
  12. Application of Nature Cure for treatment psoriasis
  13. alluvial sedimentary rock
  14. heat
  15. Chemistry/ Heat curves
  16. Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate
  17. Bad horror-movie bacteria!
  18. Reishi and Birth Control Pills
  19. watershed management
  20. Alpha Helix
  21. Black Engineers
  22. Crucell
  23. Algorithms
  24. Rate of lunar transit
  25. Abnormal waves and tides

October 24[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 24

  1. Ivan Pavlov's Insomnia cure
  2. Beer, wine, or something else?
  3. Bugs Bunny and shotguns
  4. Relativity Paradox
  5. Smoking Question
  6. Defibrillator voltage, intensity and energy?
  7. enzymes
  8. Why Does My Wife Kill Battery-Powered Wristwatches and Computer Hard Drives?
  9. application
  10. Touch lamps
  11. science
  12. Sitting up while asleep
  13. audio timescaling
  14. Unexpected Item In The Bagging Area
  15. Chemistry
  16. Low testosterone and high hemoglobin/iron test
  17. first sex
  18. Where Art Though Contact Lens
  19. vacuolated glandular endometrial cells
  20. Defibrillators and stupid people...
  21. Where to buy sulphur

October 25[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 25

  1. Function of small intestine
  2. Latent heat
  3. Global population of gorillas?
  4. Volume of semen during ejaculations
  5. Fermenting blood to create an alcoholic beverage?
  6. Endangered large cats
  7. Cotton
  8. Electrolytes
  9. Sense of Color In Animals
  10. 400Hz Frequency Apllied to Copper Conductors.
  11. "scientific" name for grass. . .
  12. Insulation R-values
  13. Temperature - Kinetic Energy Relationship
  14. Self-dissolving Miracle-Gro
  15. Taste and aging
  16. green leaves all over the ground
  17. reverse casimer effect??

October 26[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 26

  1. When They Test You For Genital Herpes, Do They Take A Blood Test?
  2. Microscope Lenses
  3. Help with relativity
  4. chemical reactions
  5. eography
  6. erivation and Use of Clausius-Clapeyron relation
  7. Expert In Opacity Needed
  8. Eiinstein's theories
  9. research project
  10. ocus and focal point
  11. lind Dreams
  12. itrectomy aftermath
  13. s and d orbitals
  14. Warm-bloodedness in birds and mammals.
  15. Colour of semen
  16. Plane Crash
  17. The Science magazine?
  18. Basic Physics: Force Question

October 27[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 27

  1. Where to Purchase Digestive Enzymes
  2. Pectodictyon
  3. Airships
  4. composite materials
  5. Sexual Dysfunction
  6. Communication Engineering
  7. high frequency gravitational waves truth or myth
  8. Colour of dreams
  9. Earthing/Grounding
  10. measurement by vernier
  11. Tooth Transplant
  12. Walls
  13. Why aren't large interlocking bricks practical for construction ?
  14. Colon Cancer
  15. the word for when stuff feels nice
  16. dynamic motion
  17. Title of doctor.

October 28[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 28

  1. Helium
  2. observing stars other than the sun
  3. Gel-based ice packs - removing dried contents?
  4. Questions about salt water
  5. looking for the name of a thing used to view still photos moved by a crank
  6. Papain, Bromelain, Ficin and Actindin
  7. Neutrinos and Antineutrinos
  8. Variables
  9. control system
  10. how to create an artificial force field
  11. Weight
  12. Complete proteins
  13. Valence Electrons
  14. Shimmering tarmac on a hot day

October 29[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 29

  1. Cell Cycle of a Human Brain Cell, Human Liver Cell, and a Yeast Cell
  2. science-fiction weapon
  3. Iron and Steel ingredients
  4. Maps of the universe
  5. Energy Density
  6. Sodium phosphate
  7. Sex-determination history
  8. computational neurosciences
  9. Variables, part 2
  10. acid base equilibrium

October 30[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 30

  1. Industrial Processes
  2. Natural instinct of a right handed person
  3. Evolution and Organo Metallic Complexes?
  4. f mice and lab rats
  5. latinized names?
  6. Caffine/Keeping awake
  7. How do we 'hear ourselves think'?

October 31[edit]

Wikipedia:Reference_desk/Archives/Science/2006 October 31

  1. Sense of humour
  2. Burnt Stock Pot
  3. Evolution
  4. dry cell
  5. mysteries of mirrors
  6. Expense of PCR
  7. substituents
  8. why human beings can not fly like birds?
  9. V8 Engines
  10. Car top
  11. Mating/pairing off behaviour in seagulls
  12. hollow head
  13. Digital MULTIMETERs