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Nothing but a heathen child, weaving my magic among my many loves.
Nothing but a heathen child, weaving my magic among my many loves.


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Who needs males? : Parthenogenesis is a well-known phenomenon among biologists. Some turkeys are able to have 'virgin births' but many animals including reptiles and fish have the same ability.

What is Parthenogenesis? It is a form of asexual reproduction in which growth and development of embryos occur without fertilization. In animals, parthenogenesis means development of an embryo from an unfertilized egg cell. This means reproduction without sex. It is most common among arthropods The word is defined from Greek and literally means 'virgin creation.'.

Mammalian Parthenogenesis? There has been no mammalian parthenogenesis reported. But a mouse has displayed parthenogenesis with some genetic tweaking. Who knows? This is an exciting field. Maybe one day men will be irrelevant in the creation process.

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Really really loved reading this.

"Every single one of us has some kind of privilege over somebody. What matters is whether we’re aware of it, and what we choose to do with it, and that we not use it to dismiss the valid and real concerns of the people who don’t share our particular brand."
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Apperntly, G+ isn't compatible with my old web browser... So now, I'm going to do what I've been debating for months and switch everything over to chrome and other Google services.
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