In modern society, the proverb "blood is thicker than water" is used to imply that
family relationships are always more important than friends.
Feb 18, 2013 ... Blood flows differently than water. Anyone who has ever cut themselves knows
that blood flows viscously and rather erratically. The similarity ...
Jul 13, 2014 ... A2A :) Yes blood is thicker than water..it's because of high density of blood and
high concentration of blood corpuscles in it ...
May 3, 2000 ... So it is, but this proverb hasn't to do with scientific measure of viscosity. BLOOD
IS THICKER THAN WATER. The expression, meaning that ...
"Blood is thicker than water." People trot out this 400-year old platitude whenever
they want to justify acting according to the obviously illusory cognitive bias of ...
Jan 19, 2010 ... On this Moment of Science, we'll learn how the phrase "blood is thicker than
water," applies to the natural world.
Jan 25, 2014 ... I recently read that the phrase "Blood is thicker than water" originally derived from
the phrase "the blood of the covenant is thicker than the water ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... It isn't that often that a scientific controversy is featured in the New Yorker, but in
2012 an article titled “Kin and Kind” describing a tempest over ...
Feb 17, 2013 ... When we say that "blood is thicker than water," we're using the term "blood" in the
same sense as "blood relations," or people in our immediate ...
Mar 25, 2011 ... Says co-author, Edward Allen Herre, "Challenging existing paradigms is an
essential part of a healthy scientific process. However, the burden ...