Results for: Disused

Who owns the disused railway lines in England?

A lot of lines are owned by brb residuary who took over british railways boards remaining liabilities on privatisation, this extends to non operational railway yards, land etc (MORE)
In Biology

What does disuse mean?

disuse means: no longer in use, obsolete. It can also refer to neglect   please see related link
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In Health

What was Lamarck's principle of use and disuse?

Lamarck proposed that by selective use and disuse of organs, organisms acquired or lost certain traits during their lifetime. These traits could then be passed on to their off (MORE)

The theory of use and disuse?

The theory of use and disuse of Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, advocated the idea that animals acquired characteristics after using certain physical traits constantly. For example, he (MORE)

Who disproved Lamarck's theory of use and disuse?

  If I'm not mistaken the Law of Use and Disuse was disproved by August Weisman (scientist) several years after the death of Darwin (late 1800's).   Weisman thought tha (MORE)
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What are disused quarries used for?

there are several different things they can be used for · Landfill site · Recycling facilities · Industry · Agriculture · Forestry · Leisure facilities · Retail develo (MORE)
In Science

How do you deal with a quarry once it is disused?

That will depend on many things, such as the laws of the particular  country and the local geology. Two things that have been done in  the past are using it for landfill, an (MORE)