Biology of Other Worlds — Are There Universal Properties of Life?

    In Reinventing the Sacred, Stuart Kaufman, theoretical biologist and emeritus professor of biochemistry at the University of Pennsylvania, who studies the origin of life on Earth, observes: “There is a world beyond physics. Given continuous spacetime, there are a second-order infinity of possible histories of the biosphere. We are agents who alter the … Continue reading Biology of Other Worlds — Are There Universal Properties of Life?