Re: Cosmological revolutions

Michael Lorrey (
Thu, 16 Jul 1998 18:03:54 -0400

Richard Schroeppel wrote:

> I would add one more data point to "we're in for a cosmological
> revolution": the existence of life.
> The most plausible model for the origin of life is that it requires
> 10^100+ chemical trials for the right combination of circumstances
> to occur.

It could simply be that 'the most plausible' model isn't quite so.