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What is life?


This following video illustrates perfectly one of the best interpretations of the answers to the question “What is life?” . The video demonstrates what is the difference between you, and a rock, which is quite difficult to do. Keep in mind that all microscopic parts of your body (which get involved in metabolic and anabolic reactions) are more or less dead, yet you are alive.

So what is the difference between you and a rock? This seems like an easy, even stupid question. But even the smartest people on earth have no idea where to draw the line between living and dead things. Which leads to mind-blowing implications. What is life after all? And is death really a thing? Lets look into it together

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What Is Life? Is Death Even Real?

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