[FoRK] Putting a little fear of Evolution in folks....
Eugen Leitl <
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Wed Mar 15 13:07:45 PST 2006
On Wed, Mar 15, 2006 at 03:38:47PM -0500, Albert S. wrote:
> Good question.
> I'm inclined to believe that they are alive. Things
> with genetic material that reproduce are alive, no?
There are several definitions. Most of them involve metabolism.
Personally, I consider life definitions about as interesting
as definition of what is a planet, and what isn't.
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