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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3100 on: 03/05/2009 07:14:47 »
how about insect antennae?
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3101 on: 03/05/2009 07:49:34 »
Oh, tea time down under - I'll sulk
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3102 on: 03/05/2009 08:00:20 »
A bit early yet. But you can sulk nevertheless.

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« Reply #3103 on: 03/05/2009 08:54:42 »
It's not insect in origin.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3104 on: 03/05/2009 09:09:02 »
Hair ???

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« Reply #3105 on: 03/05/2009 09:26:46 »
Close.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3106 on: 03/05/2009 09:30:24 »


Fur?

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« Reply #3107 on: 03/05/2009 09:50:55 »
No
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« Reply #3108 on: 03/05/2009 09:56:25 »
That is probably it C4M..  Kooks like some mighty bad split ends! Lol...

Hair folicals must be interesting magnified also.

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3109 on: 03/05/2009 09:57:31 »
Eyelash?

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« Reply #3110 on: 03/05/2009 10:00:48 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3111 on: 03/05/2009 10:02:44 »
Are they found on humans? Animals? Bacteria?

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« Reply #3112 on: 03/05/2009 10:04:45 »
They are found on a type of animal.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3113 on: 03/05/2009 10:07:22 »
Hedgehog?

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« Reply #3114 on: 03/05/2009 12:05:11 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3115 on: 03/05/2009 12:37:13 »
Are they spikes?

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« Reply #3116 on: 03/05/2009 15:15:09 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3117 on: 03/05/2009 15:58:45 »
Porcupine Quill ????
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« Reply #3118 on: 03/05/2009 16:18:25 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3119 on: 03/05/2009 17:26:39 »
Still up, lad? OK. Very Early Monday, right?

Are they made of keratin?
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« Reply #3120 on: 04/05/2009 01:11:47 »
Keratin - Yes
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3121 on: 04/05/2009 06:01:47 »
Is it internal or external?

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« Reply #3122 on: 04/05/2009 07:46:00 »
External
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3123 on: 04/05/2009 08:05:34 »
Silk?

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3124 on: 04/05/2009 08:30:56 »
No.

I fear than if I give anymore clues you'll get it too easily.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3125 on: 04/05/2009 08:32:49 »


NEVER FEAR, I shall keep guessing! [:D]

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3126 on: 04/05/2009 08:33:50 »
What are they? Nails? Claws?

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« Reply #3127 on: 04/05/2009 08:35:56 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3128 on: 04/05/2009 08:37:48 »
WOOL?

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3129 on: 04/05/2009 08:40:23 »
No
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3130 on: 04/05/2009 08:42:50 »
Feathers?

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« Reply #3131 on: 04/05/2009 08:44:31 »
YES! But more info please!
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3132 on: 04/05/2009 08:46:24 »
They are meant to hook onto things? Or are they meant to poke other animals with it? [:D]

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« Reply #3133 on: 04/05/2009 08:47:34 »
Hook is on the right track... It may help you to know that the scale of the image is deceptive.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3134 on: 04/05/2009 08:49:21 »
Salmon flyer?

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« Reply #3135 on: 04/05/2009 09:01:06 »
NOOOOO!
Wrong direction. Keep thinking FEATHER.
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3136 on: 04/05/2009 09:18:43 »
Huh? What more can I say about feathers? They're miniature barbed wires?

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3137 on: 04/05/2009 09:52:45 »
cillia  hair like things in our lungs!

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3138 on: 04/05/2009 09:58:00 »
OK, it's part of a feather. Keep guessing. You should be able to provide the technical term.  [;)]
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3139 on: 04/05/2009 10:03:49 »
Barb? Rachis?

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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3141 on: 04/05/2009 23:40:22 »
HEY! - Porcupine quills are barbed, too!

No fair (walks away - mutters to himself all the while)
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3142 on: 05/05/2009 00:12:40 »
It's not the same JB. [:P]
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« Reply #3143 on: 05/05/2009 03:04:10 »
Aww, shucks
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3144 on: 05/05/2009 20:33:08 »
Suck Chew on this then:


             
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3145 on: 06/05/2009 02:02:24 »
The eye of an invertebrate, e.g. bivalve mollusk.
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« Reply #3146 on: 06/05/2009 03:00:23 »
I am sorry, but no. Pectins are out.
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« Reply #3147 on: 06/05/2009 05:35:40 »
im assuming the pink bit is living, but is the white actually part of the pink bit? ie is the white also living?
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« Reply #3148 on: 06/05/2009 05:46:22 »
well if it is indeed not living, it looks like one of those lollies, ie like a mint, perhaps in someones mouth! Alternatively, from the shape... well it could be one of those white sticky things you put around holes that have been punched in paper.... but that makes a little less sense  [:D]
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Re: Can you Guess What This is ?
« Reply #3149 on: 06/05/2009 06:47:45 »
Is that thing alive?