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Origin of Life as a Chemical Ecological Problem

Special | 40m 49s

David Baum, Professor in the Department of Botany at UW-Madison, explains that cells can be viewed as chemical species which can self-propagate and evolve to create genetic systems. Baum discusses the implications of this ecological approach for understanding the origins of life.

Aired: 05/23/18

Rating: TV-G

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