• emphasize
  • My results emphasize the importance of body size to the reproductive biology of zebrafish and suggest that protecting large fish might be important to maintain the reproductive potential of exploited fish stocks. (hu-berlin.de)
  • 44% of 376 verbal reports in the third pilot emphasize body size and proportions, of these reports 61 % were conducted post to CB manipulation. (lu.se)
  • 0.91
  • If a typical cat is taken to be 60 cm (24 in) long with a weight of 3.3 kg (7.3 lb), then the brain would be at 0.91% of its total body mass, compared to 2.33% of total body mass in the average human. (wikipedia.org)
  • hence
  • It is important to note that the 3 sub-mechanisms: dispersal, competition and energetic restraints must in some manner feed back into either speciation or extinction rates as these are the only ultimate processes (see Tinbergen's four questions) governing the number of species on earth and hence the body size-species richness pattern. (wikipedia.org)
  • BACKGROUND: Maternal inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) may influence intrauterine growth and hence size at birth, but the consequences for offspring in later life remain uncertain. (biomedsearch.com)
  • regardless
  • The response to patch size was very similar among species regardless of body size (density was little affected by patch size), except in the Greater Prairie-Chicken ( Tympanuchus cupido ), which showed a threshold effect and was not found in patches smaller than 140 ha. (usgs.gov)
  • Even though the gauge system was originally meant for wire, it is now used regardless of whether an item of body jewelry is an actual wire, or is instead a wooden plug, a plastic ring, or any other material. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • The body size-species richness distribution is a pattern observed in the way taxa are distributed over large spatial scales. (wikipedia.org)
  • The number of species that exhibit small body size generally far exceed the number of species that are large-bodied. (wikipedia.org)
  • This yields a highly right skewed body size distribution with a mode centered near species with a mass ranging from 50-100 grams. (wikipedia.org)
  • at intermediate spatial scales (e.g. a thousand hectares or a biome) the body size-species richness distribution begins to shift from being right skewed (from fewer large-bodied species) towards a normal distribution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, the terrestrial mammals of the islands of Madagascar, New Guinea and Australia do not show a right skewed body size-species richness distribution (Maurer et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • If it were possible to randomly sample a subset of the known continental species pool for mammals, one would expect the body size-species richness distribution of this sample to roughly mirror that of the entire continent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finally, the metabolic theory of ecology explains how there is a negative relationship between number of individuals (N) and size (M) ( N = M − 3 / 4 {\displaystyle N=M^{-3/4}} ), but it is silent on species richness. (wikipedia.org)
  • In my dissertation, I studied the parental size effects on reproductive success in a model species (zebrafish, Danio rerio). (hu-berlin.de)
  • We investigated whether eight grassland bird species with different body sizes perceived variation in patch size and landscape structure in a consistent manner. (usgs.gov)
  • rarely
  • The article American Wire Gauge system, section "Nomenclature and abbreviations in electrical distribution" shows other notations for gauge, but most are rarely used for expressing body jewelry sizes, except "ga." as in "12 ga.", which is used occasionally. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fairyflies are some of the most common chalcid wasps, but are rarely noticed by humans because of their extremely small sizes. (wikipedia.org)
  • variation
  • The extent to which variation in reproductive success is explained by parental body size is an important research topic because size-selective fishing usually reduces the average size of reproducing adults in a population. (hu-berlin.de)
  • individuals
  • Remember, while there are fewer individuals in the largest size classes, energy availability is equal across all classes of interacting organisms (i.e. they share the same energy pool and are thus part of the same ecosystem) (energetic equivalence) (May, 1988). (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • Explanations in the literature suggest the rates of speciation and/or dispersal ability vary with size and could lead to more small bodied organisms (May, 1978). (wikipedia.org)
  • So I am assuming the small part of the throttle body is on the firewall side, or on the radiator side? (ls1tech.com)
  • S. canicula are small, shallow-water sharks with a slender body and a blunt head. (wikipedia.org)
  • influence
  • FRIDAY May 27 (HealthDay News) -- Your size may influence how you per. (bio-medicine.org)
  • FRIDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- Your size may influence how you perceive the world around you, a new study suggests. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A team of scientists led by researcher Brenda Hernandez, Ph.D., M.P.H.-an assistant professor at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa's Cancer Research Center of Hawai'i-has reported that body mass in younger and older adulthood, and weight gain between these life periods, may influence a man's risk for prostate cancer. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Dr. Hernandez said, "The relationship of certain characteristics, such as body size, with cancer risk may vary across ethnic groups due to the combined influence of both genes and lifestyle. (medicalxpress.com)
  • take
  • A study has recently found that overweight children, especially boys, are more likely to underestimate their body size, which can make it difficult to address the issue and to take necessary steps to attain a healthier body. (newkerala.com)
  • It didn't take long to go back to an AA and my boobs are the same shape and size they were 30 years ago. (mumsnet.com)
  • To refer sizing or to take accurate measurements, consult the attached diagram on the following page. (scribd.com)
  • i've read somewhere (tho i can't find it anymore) that the TB size is a 70mm, and the LS6 intake can take up to 75mm. (ls1tech.com)
  • affect
  • Does climate affect size? (sciencemag.org)
  • Similarly, male body size can affect offspring quality and early life-history traits but the importance of these effects to the reproductive biology of fish is poorly studied. (hu-berlin.de)
  • Does body size affect a bird's sensitivity to patch size and landscape structure? (usgs.gov)
  • Standard
  • The given table is based on European Sizing Standard. (scribd.com)
  • These are the standard sizes that piercers usually use within the UK to pierce specific locations, and are not totally accurate. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Piercing People Standard Size Guide Discussions of gauge in this article use the American Wire Gauge (AWG) scale. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jewelry wire gauge Earring Body piercing Body piercing jewelry Body piercing materials Wire Wire gauge comparison chart IEC 60228, the metric wire-size standard used in most parts of the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Both AWG and SWG express sizes as a gauge, but the numbers are different. (wikipedia.org)
  • Number 8 wire, a term used in the New Zealand vernacular SteelNavel.com Body Piercing Jewelry Size Reference - illustrating the different ways that size is measured on different kinds of jewelry As supporting examples for the claim about just-gauge, metric-and-gauge, and just-metric: Just in gauge-inches: an example item at Tribalectic Archived March 4, 2016, at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • weight
  • I fed both of mine for a similar period of time, and from what I can remember it was around 6-8 weeks for my body to slim down (like you I don't shed the baby weight properly until I stop feeding). (mumsnet.com)
  • accurate
  • The findings indicated that children more often underestimated than overestimated the size of their body, although the majority made accurate estimates. (newkerala.com)
  • Image
  • It includes specific tips on dealing with body image issues and suggestions for role modeling healthy attitudes about body size. (ed.gov)
  • and physical activity and body image. (ed.gov)
  • table
  • The following table uses data from the "AWG wire sizes" table in the "American Wire Gauge" entry. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Body size and condition factor were important determinants of the initiation of maturation in zebrafish. (hu-berlin.de)
  • Items of body piercing jewelry have an important common factor: the diameter of the part of the item of jewelry where it will rest in the piercing site. (wikipedia.org)
  • bigger
  • The boobs took a couple of months to settle, but stubbornly remained 1 cup size bigger than before, so with 2DCs I went from 34E to 34F/FF. (mumsnet.com)
  • mass index
  • They investigated as to how the children estimated their body size and compared this to how their estimates changed from age 6 to 8 and age 8 to 10 by showing them seven pictures of girls and boys with known body mass index. (newkerala.com)
  • lower
  • For example, in comparison to whites, Asian men and women tend to accumulate more fat in their upper bodies and less fat in their lower bodies (including legs and buttocks). (medicalxpress.com)
  • vary
  • While most of the people fall somewhere in the middle, there are some of us who fall in between sizes, or our measurements simply vary across the chart, for example our waist could be a size 38, but our bust is size 40, etc. (scribd.com)
  • highly
  • Focusing on body size is highly motivated by the. (lu.se)
  • Focusing on body size is highly motivated by the need to investigate in principles upon which therapeutic techniques and tools battling body preference disorders can be developed. (lu.se)
  • effects
  • I also studied the effects of size-selective harvesting on body size, maturation and reproductive output. (hu-berlin.de)
  • In a 2007 analysis it was shown that, when modern statistical methods for correcting for the effects of body size and phylogeny are employed, metabolic rate does not correlate with longevity in mammals or birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • This book offers information and ideas to support teachers, parents and other caregivers in their efforts to help children accept and like their bodies. (ed.gov)
  • page
  • Message Body (Your Name) thought you would like to see this page from the Science web site. (sciencemag.org)
  • Length
  • They include the world's smallest known insect, with a body length of only 0.139 mm (0.0055 in), and the smallest known flying insect, only 0.15 mm (0.0059 in) long. (wikipedia.org)
  • report
  • After manipulation of size on the bodies in front of participants, each participant gave a verbal report motivating their choice of body. (lu.se)
  • world
  • Tiny bodies perceive the world as huge, and vice versa," study leader Henrik Ehrsson said in a journal news release. (bio-medicine.org)
  • human
  • Researchers pointed out their findings might contribute to certain practical applications, such as swapping human bodies with artificial ones. (bio-medicine.org)
  • It's possible, in theory, to produce an illusion of being a microscopic robot that can carry out operations in the human body, or a giant robot repairing a nuclear power plant after an accident," Ehrsson said in the news release. (bio-medicine.org)
  • rapid
  • Size-selective harvesting induced rapid phenotypic and genetic changes, which persisted after selection was halted. (hu-berlin.de)
  • study
  • In this study participants were subjected to repeated choices of bodies and repeated false feedback regarding body size. (lu.se)
  • This study shows a very low detection rate and stimuli have been sufficient enough for participants to focus on body size and proportions. (lu.se)
  • People were tricked into believing they were either the size of Barbie dolls or 13-foot giants in a study conducted by scientists at Karolinska Institute in Sweden. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The study, published online May 25 in PLoS ONE , found that when people believed they had a tiny body, they overestimated the size of certain objects and their distance from them. (bio-medicine.org)