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The flow-reactor, a better hydrothermal vent simulator, part 1

In the previous post, i wrote about a conventional kind of submarine hydrothermal simulator (SHS) called the autoclave. In today’s post i will talk about the flow kind of reactor which is more realistic compared to the autoclave.  474 more words

Origin Of Life

Was early Earth a good place to create the building blocks of life?

Biochemist Dr. Fazale Rana of Reasons to Believe offers some evidence.


Today, the Miller-Urey experiment is considered to be irrelevant to the origin-of-life question. Current understanding of the composition of early Earth’s atmosphere differs significantly from the gas mix used by Miller.

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