Saturday, March 22, 2008

DISCOVER : Did Life Evolve in Ice?

There is a fascinating article about life evolving in ice. Did it really occur that gave the rise to life today? Stanley Miller had filled the vial in 1972 with a mixture of ammonia and cyanide, the chemicals that may be the key ingredient that originated the life. He had kept them at -108 –108 degrees Fahrenheit for a quarter of century. The ice was very dry. After he and his former student brushed off the frost from the vial, they have discovered that the mixture of ammonia and cyanide went from colorless to color.

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Did Life Evolve in Ice?

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