Monthly Archives: July 2011

Origins of Life: Experiment #1.6 at Ars Electronica 2011

July 18, 2011

Ars Electronica 2011… Combining methane, hydrogen, ammonia and water in the presence of an intermittent electrical discharge, his miniature world yielded amino acids, the building blocks of proteins. We have re-imagined his apparatus as a functional art installation to consider worlds Miller could not.  In this version, we test whether recreating the primordial sea along […]