When I was in charge of the Emergency Room at Los Angeles County Hospital, I saw many instances of near-death trauma, yet there was little complaint about pain.
Oparin is back. Some origin-of-life researchers are using his coacervate theory without giving him credit or realizing they are retreading dead-end ideas.
“For myself, unregenerate humanity is preferable — the flawed and conflicted creatures we are.”
How does life emerge from that which is not alive? This mystery exercises a peculiar fascination, with the power to elicit remarkable feats of imagination.
For Halloween night, we have an iconic clip about the origin of life from the classic film Expelled featuring Ben Stein.