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A New Clue to How Life Originated (theatlantic.com)
77 points by couchand 62 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 3 comments



I highly recommend this related podcast discussing the project to build a synthetic cell https://www.preposterousuniverse.com/podcast/2019/07/22/56-k...


Markov blankets!


tldr; cell membranes won't get destroyed by ocean salt if there are amino acids around to protect them.




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