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by sciolyFTW_aku
May 20th, 2018, 10:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Your Daily Random Comment
Replies: 26609
Views: 1894367

Re: Your Daily Random Comment

When Pembroke gets 5th at nats in an event they got 4th place in at state and your partner (without you) got first in :(
by sciolyFTW_aku
April 4th, 2018, 8:37 pm
Forum: Posting Games
Replies: 1886
Views: 113119


Bipolar. A psychiatrist named after this thing narrates a novel in which he abets the title character in his globetrotting spree of violent acts, culminating in the title character's imprisonment for murdering Rita. That novel is Moravagine by Blaise Cendrars. The "fairy tales" of this thing are men...
by sciolyFTW_aku
January 21st, 2018, 8:48 am
Forum: 2018 Lab Events
Topic: Hovercraft B/C
Replies: 627
Views: 78373

Re: Hovercraft B/C

Just for clarification, can we put the pennies on the craft after it has been started? Like after substantial lift has been achieved (no thrust) Also what skirts are you guys using? my hovercraft can barely lift itself with a 8.4 NiMH pack :/ I have no problem at all lifting a 2+kg craft with no sk...
by sciolyFTW_aku
October 9th, 2017, 8:46 pm
Forum: 2018 Question Marathons
Topic: Anatomy and Physiology B/C
Replies: 55
Views: 18053

Re: Anatomy and Physiology B/C

Since no one has posted recently, I'll just ask a question... Define lung compliance and 2 factors that affect it. Lung compliance is the lung's ability to stretch and expand. Two factors that affect it are fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension. Fibrosis is when the tissue around the alveolar sacs th...
by sciolyFTW_aku
October 1st, 2017, 10:37 am
Forum: 2018 Study Events
Topic: Anatomy & Physiology B/C
Replies: 143
Views: 32134

Re: Anatomy & Physiology B/C

Hi, Jumping into the conversation, I think the best place to start would be with the powerpoints on They provide a good introduction, and will give you something to go off once you start reading through textbooks. Also, videos are really helpful if you don't quite understand a process, et...
by sciolyFTW_aku
September 29th, 2017, 8:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Does anyone do science bowl or bio olympiad?
Replies: 22
Views: 4032

Re: Does anyone do science bowl or bio olympiad?

Uber wrote:
sciolyFTW_aku wrote: Hi,

Just wondering, but did you make camp last year?

Dang, congrats on your gold medal!
by sciolyFTW_aku
September 29th, 2017, 10:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Does anyone do science bowl or bio olympiad?
Replies: 22
Views: 4032

Re: Does anyone do science bowl or bio olympiad?

Just curious. How do you guys study and what do you specialize in? I do biology olympiad. I specialize in anatomy and physiology, even though I'm better at botany. I mostly read and reread Campbell biology, sometimes taking notes, usually not. I memorize everything at least once so that it's much e...
by sciolyFTW_aku
July 14th, 2017, 9:24 am
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Biology for a Science Olympiad
Replies: 5
Views: 1355

Re: Biology for a Science Olympiad

IMO, the events that are most similar to the USABO are Ecology and Anatomy. If you're camp level, you should be able to do well on both, provided that you cover all of the diseases in Anatomy and the specific biomes in Ecology.
by sciolyFTW_aku
June 3rd, 2017, 8:36 pm
Forum: 2017 Study Events
Topic: Microbe Mission B/C
Replies: 166
Views: 24758

Re: Microbe Mission B/C

by sciolyFTW_aku
May 24th, 2017, 9:45 pm
Forum: 2017 Nationals
Topic: National Test Discussion
Replies: 127
Views: 21802

Re: National Test Discussion

@above I'm merely suggesting it could have influenced it.


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