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07/03/1930 American chemist Stanley Miller is born

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He is famous because of the experiment which he designed together with from Harold Urey. The experiment simulated the conditions thought to be present on the early Earth and tested the chemical origin of life. Miller and Urey showed that such conditions favored chemical reactions that synthesized more complex organic compounds from simpler inorganic precursors.
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    • Essentials 

    • Personal 

    • Miller's experiment 

    • Reassessment 

    • Death 

    • Honours and recognitions