Which physical elements contributed to the great amount of available energy on the primitive earth at the time of the origin of life?

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3.5 billion years ago the water cycle was faster than today, resulting in hard storms with intense electrical discharges. There was also no chemical protection from the ozone layer against ultraviolet radiation. The temperatures in the atmosphere and on the planet surface were very high. Electricity, radiation and heat constituted large available energy sources.

Dipti KC
May 27, 2023
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