Composing life.

@article{Segr2000ComposingL,
  title={Composing life.},
  author={Daniel Segr{\'e} and Doron Lancet},
  journal={EMBO reports},
  year={2000},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={217-22}
}
Textbooks often assert that life began with specialized complex molecules, such as RNA, that are capable of making their own copies. This scenario has serious difficulties, but an alternative has remained elusive. Recent research and computer simulations have suggested that the first steps toward life may not have involved biopolymers. Rather, non-covalent… CONTINUE READING

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