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Origin Of Life

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Origin Of Life

Origin Of Life

Origin Of Life

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Recent discoveries such as planets orbiting other stars, a Martian meteorite that may harbor signs of life, and microbes living in seemingly inhospitable places deep in the earth or the ocean, have made scientists reconsider their theories of how—and where—life first emerged on our planet. In this hour, we'll talk about how life may have originated on Earth. Guests: Paul Davies Author, The Fifth Miracle: The Search for the Origin and Meaning of Life and About Time (Simon & Schuster) Visiting Professor, Physics Imperial College, London Adelaide, Australia Jay Melosh Professor, Planetary Sciences Lunar and Planetary Laboratory University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona Michael Yarus Professor, Molecular Biology University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado