Date: Mon Apr 2 10:41:28 2007

Author: Paul Nord

Subject: Re: Absence of air

Post:
Yes, I saw that. And I don't believe him.

Having been an impatient little boy myself I can easily picture the
process lasting as much as 5 minutes...
Is it cool yet?
Is it cool yet?
Is it cool yet?
Ok, that's probably good enough.

Paul

On Apr 2, 2007, at 9:28 AM, cablem wrote:

> No, the original post said that it was allowed to cool to room
> temperature. Bernard makes a good point though. Plants need
> nitrogen...no air, no nitrogen.
>
> A side note: My mom was a nurse for a shipyard for many years. One
> of the Drs that worked with them always had beautiful plants in his
> office. Mom finally asked one day what he did to make them so nice.
> He said that about once a month, he dumped a vial of blood on them.
> The good nitrogen and iron content made for great fertilizer. Plus,
> it was free. (This was before the days of HIV.)
>
> Chele
>
> On 4/2/2007 9:36 AM, Paul Nord wrote:
>> My guess is that he dumped hot water on his sprouts.
>>
>> Paul
>>
>> On Mar 31, 2007, at 11:58 AM, Bernard Cleyet wrote:
>>
>>> One common item in the "nuked" waters.
>>>
>>> bc, doesn't think it's the cause tho.
>>>
>>> "This sounds strange to me. I would be inclined to believe that
>>> there is some lurking variable in there somewhere. Probably
>>> could only be answered by looking in great detail at exactly what
>>> the student did.
>>>
>>> Dick"
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
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