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What Is a Forensic Testimony?

A forensic testimony is a testimony provided by an expert in science, engineering, economics or other specialized fields. The information given here is aimed at helping the court and the legal counsels in a lawsuit or prosecution. This is in terms of how the crime was committed, the procedures done...

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Why Are Women Attracted to Guitar Players?

Everyone knows that women are attracted to guitar players but why? Most women who are attracted to guitar players don't know why themselves: they simply experience the attraction. The simple answer to this question involves three parts. First, women are attracted to skill and guitar playing is...

German Doctors Cure HIV Positive Man

German Doctors Cure HIV Positive Man

A cancer patient battling leukemia and living with HIV, has been "cured" of HIV by a team of German doctors. In a rare and defining medical moment, a team of German researchers led by Thomas Schneider, performed a 2007 bone marrow transplant on a patient battling leukemia and HIV and found, due...

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What Is the Cranium?

The Cranium is a group of bones that can generally and simply be defined as the skull or the bones on a human head, simple enough but still not too vague for everyday consumption. If you look for a more detailed meaning you’ll see that it’s actually a fair definition. On a side note “craniates” is...

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What Does the Backbone Do?

The vertebral column, most commonly known as the backbone, though also referred to as the spine or simply spine, is made up of the several bones called vertebrae. There are doughnut or disc shaped bones, called inter vertebral discs, that have a lot of cartilage in their structure along with a...

500 Dead Birds Fall in Louisiana

500 Dead Birds Fall in Louisiana

Just days following the 3,000 plus flock of black birds that fell to the ground of Arkansas, motorists in sections of Louisiana Parish on Monday drove through a similar incident. A quarter mile stretch of roadway on Louisiana's Route 1, in Pointe Coupee Parish, was the site where 500 red winged...

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What Are Psychological Human Universals?

Psychological human universals is an anthropological and evolutionary psychology term referring to behavioral or cognitive traits which are common for all neurologically normal human beings. Human universalism partially challenges cultural relativism which exaggerates the variations amongst people....

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What Is a Yolk Sac?

Yolks do not only occur in eggs, but are also a part of the first stages of an embryo’s development. By five weeks of gestation, the yolk sac is the first part of the embryo that is visible on the ultrasound. When looking at the ultrasound during the first weeks, doctors can use the yolk sac to...

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What Is Micturition?

Micturition is the process of excreting excess fluid and substances that have potential harm to the body through the acts of urination and voiding. The renal system is involved in micturition. The kidneys filter excess water and waste products to produce urine. The ureters connect each kidney to...

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What Is Brain Plasticity?

Brain plasticity is the ability of the brain to change, adapt, and grow even after the critical period of infancy. In a sense, the brain has the characteristic malleability of plastic hence the term. The brain has the ability to produce new neurons when properly stimulated. The establishment of...