Primordial Soup 2

Hydrothermal Vent (Yale University)

A week ago we mentioned the new paper published recently in the journal BioEssays which argues rather conclusively that deep-sea thermal vents and not “primordial soup” can better explain the origins of life. (See Primordial Only Yesterday’s Soupe du Jour.)

Astrobiology Magazine offers an excellent quick review of the concept in No Soup for You.

Thermoacidophiles at Deep Sea Vent (US Department of Energy)

Published in: on February 10, 2010 at 1:49 pm  Leave a Comment  

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