It’s an uninhabited, inhospitable place where hopes die for life by chance.
More detail has come out on the fascinating role of water in cellular dynamics, touched on by Denton in his book, The Wonder of Water.
Perhaps confidence in science can, at times, undermine science itself. How much real history has evolutionary storytelling obscured?
String theory, which took root in the 1970s, proposes that “all objects in our universe are composed of vibrating filaments (strings) and membranes (branes) of energy.”