The computer maverick who modeled the evolution of life | Curio

The computer maverick who modeled the evolution of life

22 mins | Jul 23, 2019

A pioneering scientist who showed that organisms evolved by symbiosis and cooperation. Why does life exist? Robert Hackett, writing in Nautilus, examines the work of Nils Aall Barricelli, a revolutionary scientist whose pioneering computing attempted to answer one of humanities most contentious questions.

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From Nautilus magazine