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Laurie Barge

Laurie Barge

Laurie Barge is a Post Doctoral Fellow with the NASA Astrobiology Institute Icy Worlds Team at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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Was a Natural Fuel Cell Key to the Origin of Life on Earth?

07/01/2014 | 28:50

There’s so much we don’t know about the origin of life here or anywhere else in the universe. But there must have been an energy source. Researcher Laurie Barge led work that simulated the natural formation of a fuel cell that may have taken place in Earth’s primordial oceans.

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