Do you know those prank mirror illusions where an object seems to be sitting in a dish ready to be picked up, but you reach for it and there’s nothing there?
They can be quite interesting when they allow themselves to play around with ideas a bit.
When one notices conceptual similarities and parallels, it would be remiss for us not to highlight them.
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.