Emergence of Life on Earth: A Historical and Scientific Overview

Emergence of Life on Earth: A Historical and Scientific Overview

Iris Fry


How did existence emerge in the world? Is there lifestyles on different worlds? those questions, until eventually lately restricted to the pages of speculative essays and tabloid headlines, are actually the topic of valid medical examine. This publication provides a distinct perspective--a mixed historic, clinical, and philosophical anaylsis, which does justice to the complicated nature of the topic. The book's first half deals an outline of the most rules at the beginning of lifestyles as they constructed from antiquity till the 20th century. the second one, extra certain a part of the e-book examines modern theories and significant debates in the origin-of-life clinical community.
Topics include:
  • Aristotle and the Greek atomists' conceptions of the organism
  • Alexander Oparin and J.B.S. Haldane's Nineteen Twenties leap forward papers
  • Possible existence on Mars?

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