Can evolution in the lab shed light on life’s origins?

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Life's earliest molecules are being recreated using the power of evolution. In the same way that dog-breeders generate pedigrees, scientists at Cambridge University have created synthetic molecules that copy genetic material.  This provides a glimpse into what may have occurred over three billion years ago when life first began on Earth.

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Can evolution in the lab shed light on life’s origins?
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