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Origins: Astrobiology: The Search for Life
Life's Ingredients (Webcast)
Date: November 16, 2003
Running Time: 00:43:30
Julia Child and physicist Philip Morrison once cooked up (and sampled) "primordial soup," a mixture of ingredients said to be the materials from which life sprang on Earth. How accurate is this notion? David Deamer studies how some molecules self-assemble into order, and has developed new theories about how life ... More »

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