Answers to Biology Questions

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07 March 2017

What is the plant version of a stem cell?

07 March 2017

Or is there something else in the natural world that trumps it?

28 February 2017

How quickly does your cup of tea get through your body?

14 February 2017

If an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs, but birds are dinosaurs, what the heck is going on?

07 February 2017

How do critters procreate under the waves?

07 February 2017

How great is the damage humans are causing to the oceans by discharging so many chemicals and excreted drugs into them?

07 February 2017

If apes have brown eyes why do we have many different colours?

07 February 2017

If cats can't see red light, why do they chase lasers so much?

07 February 2017

What percentage of the atoms we are born with, do we die with?

07 February 2017

Why don't lightning strikes on the ocean kill marine life?

07 February 2017

Could plankton be modified to eat plastic?

07 February 2017

Which animal would come out of the ring alive?

07 February 2017

Do any other animals go through the menopause?

06 February 2017

Is the blue whale really the longest animal?

20 January 2017

Whether or not insects feel is a contentious issue so we sought the help of an expert...

10 January 2017

My dad is dark-skinned, my mother light so could I change the colour of my skin?

10 January 2017

Would you get chicken twins? Or even Siamese chickens?

10 January 2017

The taste of milk can change depending on what the cow's eaten. But is this enough to taste like strawberries?

10 January 2017

We all know the old wives tale but could it help lessen a bruise?