The Universe has an origin; whether we'll ever get to the bottom of it is the question. ESO hide caption toggle caption ESO Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Where Did Life Come From? The Mind? The Universe? Can We Even Know? March 20, 2013 Can science explain the origins of the universe, of life and of the mind? Not completely, it turns out. But how far can it go in answering them? Commentator Marcelo Gleiser starts digging into these questions.