Synthetic Life

Artificial Life from a Laboratory

Scientists are taking designed parts (by God or themselves), assembling them, and claiming they are close to creating life. They also believe this will support the idea that chance, time, and natural laws can bring life from non-life.

Re-creation of a Synthetic Cell

Researchers have acknowledged that this first synthetic cell is more a re-creation of existing life—changing one simple type of bacterium into another. The work of brilliant scientists using millions of dollars of resources still have not produced anything near a new life form from scratch.

Searching for the Origin of Life

Evolutionary scientists are trying to intelligently design (but as of yet haven’t succeeded) a self-replicating organism nowhere near as complex as actual (extant) life via chemicals and mechanisms

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