“Occam’s Razor” –Stickiness of Early Earth’s Surface & the Emergence of Life


Origin of Life


Occam’s Razor rules! A University of Oslo team discovered the most straight-forward and plausible explanation so far for the origin of life on Earth with the simplest assumptions.


“The Genesis Molecule” –Early Earth Environment Detected for Origin of Life from Non-Living Chemicals



Researchers at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics and the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry have shown for the first time that simple RNA is active within membraneless microdroplets, enabling a suitable environment for the beginning of life.



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