primordial soup


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primordial soup

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A liquid containing organic compounds and providing favorable conditions for the emergence and growth of life forms, from which life on Earth is thought to have arisen.
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Hydrogen, with only one neutron and one proton in its nucleus, was the first element to be formed from the primordial soup of particles at the beginning of the universe.
Biologically speaking, life started when some complex chemical molecules in the primordial soup in high energy environment of the hot deep-sea plumes mimicked a biological cell and divided into two.
It is not surprising then, that the Newmorrow color palette includes a brownish green called Primordial Soup.
Such compounds may have had several different origins; amongst them the ocean-atmosphere coupled system (the primordial soup theory), or exogenous inputs by meteorites, comets and Interplanetary Dust Particles.
The first page depicts what might be interpreted as the abstraction of matter, a primordial soup, and the indistinct shape of a disembodied hand--God's hand, or the artist's--a common motif throughout Koch's work.
At that early phase, it was a hot, dense primordial soup of particles, mostly electrons, protons, neutrinos, and photons -- the particles of light.
The primordial soup was so hot that the speed of sound reached 57% of the speed of light.
Sometimes--at the same time--I am a dinosaur, a fish, a bat, a bird, a single-celled organism swimming in the primordial soup, or the embryo of a mammal, sometimes I'm in a cave, sometimes in a womb, which is basically the same thing--a place protected (against time).
Some people call this the Cambrian Age of legal tech, with a host of new tech companies crawling out of the primordial soup onto land.
With a trillion interconnected IIoT devices, he said, you will be living in "a sea of information--the new primordial soup.
The "unbounded malignant complexity" that McManus described also provides vast opportunities: he says that the existing state-of-the-art in the IoT is nothing more than a modern-age primordial soup, from which the interconnected, intelligent technology of the future has yet to emerge, comprising both the good and the bad.
Again, a primordial soup seems incapable of creating these molecules.