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Alan Alderson  asked the Naked Scientists:
As I understand it our skin can make Vitamin D from cholesterol and sunshine. Does this mean that we photosynthesise?

Freddie Alderson

What do you think?
« Last Edit: 08/08/2013 13:30:01 by _system »


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