The relationship between matter and life

@article{Brooks2001TheRB,
  title={The relationship between matter and life},
  author={Rodney A. Brooks},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2001},
  volume={409},
  pages={409-411}
}
The disciplines of artificial intelligence and artificial life build computational systems inspired by various aspects of life. Despite the fact that living systems are composed only of non-living atoms there seems to be limits in the current levels of understanding within these disciplines in what is necessary to bridge the gap between non-living and living matter. 
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