Nasa Re-creates Potential Origins of Life on the Ocean Floor | Digital Trends

What kind of environment gave rise to life on Earth billions of years ago? NASA is figuring it out.

Artist’s concept of Europa, which may have hydrothermal vents that could support life. NASA/JPL-Caltech

New research from NASA has re-created the conditions thought to exist where life originated on Earth — deep on the ocean floor 4 billion years ago. The study can provide insight not only into the development of life here, but also wherever else in the universe life could be found.

Source: Nasa Re-creates Potential Origins of Life on the Ocean Floor | Digital Trends

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