Glass instruments in the laboratory of chemical synthesis
Glass instruments in the laboratory of chemical synthesis
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Rehabilitating the Miller-Urey Experiment?

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267
Guests
Casey Luskin
Duration
00:06:49
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On this episode of ID the Future, Casey Luskin examines a new claim by origin of life theorists who seek to rehabilitate the now-discredited Miller-Urey experiment. If life didn’t originate in a “vast primordial soup,” did volcanoes perhaps play a role? Listen in as Luskin explains how far “plausible prebiotic conditions” are from making life.

For more information, read Luskin’s article at Evolution News & Views

Casey Luskin

Casey Luskin is an attorney with graduate degrees in science and law, giving him expertise in both the scientific and legal dimensions of the debate over evolution. He earned his B.S. and M.S. in Earth Sciences from the University of California, San Diego, where he studied evolution extensively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. His law degree is from the University of San Diego, where he focused his studies on First Amendment law, education law, and environmental law. He conducted geological research at Scripps Institution for Oceanography (1997-2002).
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abiogenesis
chemical evolution
Miller-Urey experiment
prebiotic conditions