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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Most people tend to believe a person should stick by their field of study and that's usually the case. Occasionally you get a hobbyist.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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It's not as rare as some might think. I know quite an amount people who are interested in fields besides their own.

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**niharika_kumar****Member**- From: Numeraland
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bio and maths are contradictory.

There are only a few people who are interested in both these subjects.

That is what I meant

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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That is not true either.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I would have to agree that to a certain extent they are.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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They are what?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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At odds with each other, particularly now.

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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Woah! Are you serious? We use quite a bit of math for biology already, and I presume it will be even more as I get into the graduate-level courses.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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There is a singular point that someone else and I were discussing a while back which shows what I mean.

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