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 ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... The outcome of a duel between mathematical models supports the reigning
theory of the genetics of altruism. Called inclusive fitness, it says ...
"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 ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... Science & Technology. Is blood really thicker than water? ... the Harvard authors
claimed it is a consequence of eusociality rather than a cause.
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 ...
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 26, 2015 ... This claim pops up a lot on Facebook and poorly sourced clickbait style websites.
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 ...
Jul 20, 2016 ... In badgers, blood is thicker than water because kinship with test-positive
individuals can counteract the ... (doi:10.1126/science.287.5452.443).