1. The Search for the Origin of Life

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    The Search for the Origin of Life, a documentary by Devon Riter and Daniel Schmidt, follows NASA Astrobiology Institute scientists as they explore the question: How did life on our planet begin? Their research takes them all around the globe and into extreme environments, from arctic glaciers to thermal hot springs to deep into caves. They The program originally aired on PBS and is also now available for viewing through the MontanaPBS website.

    PBS LearningMedia provides teaching resources to accompany the program.