From XKCD. I used to teach year 9 a lesson on the enormity of the universe in the RE philosophy module. I think this just about covers it.
This isn’t a debate I take part in as I am not particularly qualified to comment. This is an interesting article that adds to the discussion though so I thought it was worth mentioning. I would however like to know more about the study to see if it was conducted with scientific rigour.
As I logged on this morning the dashboard proudly boasted “Confirmed! Early Genetic Material came from Space!“. This of course intrigued me and I thought I’d have a peek. I haven’t yet found anything that ‘confirms’ anything but the quote from the Imperial College London speaks in wonderfully narrative terms of meteorites representing “left over materials