Register | Sign In


Understanding through Discussion


EvC Forum active members: 64 (9164 total)
4 online now:
Newest Member: ChatGPT
Post Volume: Total: 916,632 Year: 3,889/9,624 Month: 760/974 Week: 87/286 Day: 3/84 Hour: 0/1


Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
  
Author Topic:   Missing building stone of abiogenesis discovered?
Kairyu
Member
Posts: 162
From: netherlands
Joined: 06-23-2010


Message 1 of 9 (678937)
11-11-2012 5:30 PM


http://www.sciencedaily.com/...ases/2012/11/121110093550.htm
According to the article, a molecule called AEG has been found to exist naturally. This would give weight to new and improved theories on abiogenesis.
Now, I'm no expert, but I was curious what this forum's more knowledgeable members would think about these developments.
Now most naturalists often still have to reply that ''we do not yet know for sure'' when pressed on this facet of the orgin of humanity. Is this a major step towards relative clarity on abiogenesis?
Seems like a orgin of life topic to me, but it's mostly a news topic, so other more relevant subforums also could work.
Title might also need rephrasing.

Replies to this message:
 Message 2 by Admin, posted 11-11-2012 5:38 PM Kairyu has not replied
 Message 4 by ICANT, posted 11-11-2012 9:59 PM Kairyu has not replied
 Message 6 by kofh2u, posted 11-12-2012 10:50 AM Kairyu has not replied

  
Kairyu
Member
Posts: 162
From: netherlands
Joined: 06-23-2010


Message 5 of 9 (679055)
11-12-2012 8:09 AM


I see what you're trying to imply. However, this statement more a common protocol to not draw any hard conclusions about such a important topic without further research, rather then stemming from any real confusion or dead-ends. It's always written like this. You genuinely didn't know, or are you just taking it out of context?
From what I learned before about the topic, this is a significant lead, enough for me to ask the question speculatively.

  
Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:


Copyright 2001-2023 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.2
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2024