Physicist Brian Miller and host Eric Anderson explore a recent conversation between physicists Jeremy England and Paul Davies.
This is not a question of scale — even if the “chemist’s flask” were the entire Earth.
Neil Thomas explores some of the cultural influences that primed society to view the leap from non-life to life as easily made.
Mainstream scientists have been speculating about other-than-earthly intelligence for decades.
No one — not even the most elite of origin-of-life scientists — has a clue how life could have arisen through blind natural forces on the early Earth.