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Comment #305694 by decius

This discovery also deals a blow to the Clay Theory (clay is alkaline) which received Richard's support.


I rather liked the "Clay Theory". It seemed nicely prosaic, whilst promising some truly alien life-form possibilities. It biggest problem was "What happened next?" Get to RNA and you are on a home run almost immediately.

Tue, 23 Dec 2008 13:49:00 UTC | #291209