This ancient rock is changing our theory on the origin of life

Title:
This ancient rock is changing our theory on the origin of life
Speaker:
Tara Djokic
Description:

Exactly when and where did life on Earth begin? Scientists have long thought that it emerged three billion years ago in the ocean -- until astrobiologist Tara Djokic and her team made an unexpected discovery in the western Australian desert. Learn how an ancient rock found near a hot volcanic pool is shifting our understanding of the origin-of-life puzzle.

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Video Language:
English
Team:
TED
Project:
TEDTalks
Duration:
09:30