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FIFTH MIRACLE

The Fifth Miracle - Paul Davies An interesting book looking at the very origins of life on earth and explaining the way microbes and bacteria work and how they live in the most extreme of environments. There is a lot on the second law of thermodynamics and how it relates to biological entities. There is a lot on DNA and RNA and the way that these can be made from amino acids. He considers the possibility of life having existing on Mars millions of years ago, and the possibilities that microbes could have been carried from one planet to the other after meteor strikes.Some of the science was a bit beyond me, but the majority was clear.

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