Paul Davies - Gap Between Non-Life and Life

What is life and how did it arise from non-life? Is it as simple as the random organization of complex chemicals on the early Earth? What are the pathways whereby chemicals turned into life? Is life inevitable? Or extremely rare? What’s remarkable is how little we know.

Free access to Closer to Truth's library of 5,000 videos:

Watch more interviews on the gap between life and not-life:

Paul Davies is a theoretical physicist, cosmologist and astrobiologist.

Register for free at for subscriber-only exclusives:

Closer to Truth, hosted by Robert Lawrence Kuhn and directed by Peter Getzels, presents the world’s greatest thinkers exploring humanity’s deepest questions. Discover fundamental issues of existence. Engage new and diverse ways of thinking. Appreciate intense debates. Share your own opinions. Seek your own answers.
Be the first to comment