OoL digest — September 4 edition

This week we have 11 new papers on the origin of life. Enjoy!


Data-Driven Approaches to Searches for the Technosignatures of Advanced Civilizations
Lazio et al. – preprint

Seasonal thaws under mid-to-low pressure atmospheres on Early Mars
Simonetti et al. – preprint


A JWST transmission spectrum of the nearby Earth-sized exoplanet LHS 475 b
Lustig-Yaeger et al. – Nature Astronomy

Earth as a Transiting Exoplanet: A Validation of Transmission Spectroscopy and Atmospheric Retrieval Methodologies for Terrestrial Exoplanets
Lustig-Yaeger et al. – preprint

Planet formation throughout the Milky Way: Planet populations in the context of Galactic chemical evolution
Nielsen et al. – preprint


Inducing Homochirality Through Intermediary Catalytic Species: A Stochastic Approach
Martín et al. – Astrobiology

One-Pot De Novo Synthesis of [4Fe-4S] Proteins Using a Recombinant SUF System under Aerobic Conditions
Wang et al. – ACS Synthetic Biology

Origins of Genetic Coding: Self-Guided Molecular Self-Organisation
Wills – Entropy


Light-driven eco-evolutionary dynamics in a synthetic replicator system
Liu et al. – Nature Chemistry

Planetary sciences

Vacuum ultraviolet photodissociation of sulfur dioxide and its implications for oxygen production in the early Earth’s atmosphere
Chang et al. – Chemical Science

Sub-arc mantle fugacity shifted by sediment recycling across the Great Oxidation Event
Moreira et al. – Nature Geoscience