UGA physicist helps uncover new data on adenine, a crucial building block of life


Early Earth‘s atmosphere provided little shielding for ultraviolet light from space, so many prebiotic molecules, bombarded by it and light of other wavelengths, had a hard time surviving at all. But some molecules became photostable-able…

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Study builds on plausible scenario for origin of life on Earth


Related images(click to enlarge) A relatively simple combination of naturally occurring sugars and amino acids offers a plausible route to the building blocks of life, according to a paper published in Nature Chemistry co-authored by…

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