If you look closely at beach sand, you may find some grains that stand out. They are shaped like spirals, stars, or striated cones.
Certainly, in a context of global anxiety, this is a subject that needs to be approached with sensitivity and humility.
It is possible that there is no surviving evidence anywhere on Earth of our planet’s first life.
Bradley and Marks offer an uncommonly clear discussion of the problem of the early Earth’s atmosphere, and why materialist theories stumble on the ancient rocks.
Certainly, there is no logical reason why life should be wedded to the transcendental value of beauty.