Origins of life and evolution of the biosphere

, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 161–180

Chapter 9 Mineral theories of the origin of life and an iron sulfide example

  • A. Graham Cairns-Smith
  • Alan J. Hall
  • Michael J. Russell
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF01808023

Cite this article as:
Cairns-Smith, A.G., Hall, A.J. & Russell, M.J. Origins Life Evol Biosphere (1992) 22: 161. doi:10.1007/BF01808023

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Graham Cairns-Smith
    • 1
  • Alan J. Hall
    • 2
  • Michael J. Russell
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowScotland
  2. 2.Department of Geology and Applied GeologyGlasgowScotland