Unformatted text preview: or all of the following attributes of life: o Heritable Reproduction o The ability to undergo evolution by natural selection o Metabolism o Growth and Development o Movement o Response to stimuli o Adaptation o Ordered Structure • Evolutionary Psychology – the study of evolved behaviors of humans over thousands of generations. • One technique we have found in the search of other planets outside our solar system (possibly supporting life) is Doppler Wobbles. • The probability of intelligence on other worlds can be computed with the alteration of a number of variables through the Drake equation. • The second law of thermodynamics captures the observation that as time passes, energy tends to spread out and become less accessible....
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- Winter '10
- DNA, base pairs, energy storage molecules, Doppler Wobbles, early RNA world