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Evidence suggests life developed in deep-sea vents

5 November 2019

Life is traditionally thought to have developed in shallow surface pools, but new research led by Professor Nick Lane (UCL Genetics, Evolution & Environment) has found that deep-sea hydrothermal vents are a more likely site for life’s beginnings.

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