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Preparing to read extra material about the origins of life

Put yourself in the position of an undergraduate student, having heard the origins of life lecture from week 1, but now you need to supplement the information with your own reading.

In the following step you will find a paragraph at the following paragraph which would add to the information from the Origins of Life lecture. Ask yourself,

  • Why am I reading this?

  • What do I want or need to gain from reading it?

  • How am I going to get the most out of it in the shortest amount of time?

Use the comments to share some of the questions you had following the lecture and say what else you would like to learn about from the reading.

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