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Heavy-handed human intervention in an experiment aimed at suggesting that life could have started on its own.

April 24, 2024 

Top Ten Cheats in "Monumental" Origin-Of-Life Research
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Is the simplest form of life highly constrained, or can it successfully evolve?

September 19, 2023 

The simple life: Abiogenesis gets another reality check
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The latest efforts to produce a self-replicating molecule  show how very far we are from ever finding a self-replicating molecule (a requirement for abiogenesis).

May 10, 2023 

Could Blind Forces Make a Self-Replicating Molecule?
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Rob and Eric Anderson discuss the requirements for life to harness energy - to make energy constructive and not destructive.

September 8, 2022 

Evergy harnessing: An Achilles Heal for Origin of Life
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Rob and Eric Anderson discuss why 3 out of 4 people wrongly believe that life has been created in laboratories from simple chemicals.

October 25, 2021 

Dismantling the hype of origin-of-life
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ID The Future podcast:  Rob explains how "protocells" are essential for abiogenesis, yet there is no evidence for their existence.

April 5, 2021 

Origin of Life's Purple Unicorn: Protocells
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ID The Future podcast:  Rob and Eric Anderson discuss the problems with the "Everything First" hypothesis of abiogenesis

September 2, 2020 

New Origin-of-Life Proposal Revives a Hopeful Monster
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Two-part series where Eric Anderson interviews Rob about The Stairway to Life. These podcasts are from ID The Future.

August 17 and 19, 2020 

The Stairway to Life Part 1
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The Stairway to Life Part 2
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