Could "smokers" be the origin of life on Earth?

In the ocean's deepest depths, strange "chimneys" are at the core of an extraordinary ecosystem. They could even be the origin of life on Earth.

06/08/2019 6:34 AMupdated: 04/21/2020 3:48 PM


  • Aarti B.
    06/10/2020 15:41


  • Rosa A.
    05/17/2020 22:59

    WHAT? Unbelievable! Really this is more sense than GOD A SAPIENCE BEING CREATING JUST THINKING?

  • Jeanine S.
    01/23/2020 21:36


  • Dwyane K.
    12/21/2019 12:09

    I thought for a second this is the "astromagma", a kind of rock

  • Thomas I.
    11/18/2019 19:33

    Wow live footage of climate change. Someone get the government over here to tax that thing

  • Abiogenesis
    11/01/2019 21:50

    Nice :)

  • Swapnil S.
    10/30/2019 12:34

    A Black smoker, modern analogous for VMS deposit.

  • Warren C.
    10/30/2019 08:08

    take that religion's

  • Theo L.
    10/29/2019 20:24

    Tabitha ‘theres actually aliens at the bottom of the sea’

  • Syahidi H.
    10/29/2019 07:33

    orang bijak suka membaca.

  • Rached R.
    10/29/2019 07:12

    Sources hydrothermales beaucoup d'espèces de poissons y disposent leurs œufs pour y clore c'est de l'eau chaude pouvant atteindre degré avec des gazes et des minéraux dissous

  • Shrabondronath T.
    10/28/2019 21:52

    Love you god

  • Gobinda B.
    10/28/2019 15:54

    How amazing the origin of first life in the hot chimney of deep ocean !!!!

  • Raza H.
    10/28/2019 08:21

    صفورا رضا ملک

  • Nivedita S.
    10/28/2019 08:15

    Hydrothermal vents 👆

  • Tayla M.
    10/28/2019 05:50

    how amazing is this !!

  • Hoolee A.
    10/28/2019 02:40

    Point of origin? 4.3 billion year old fossils? Ha Ha Carbon dating is not reliable or been proven and besides it might be able to go back 5000 yrs. Makes sense in a world that is only about 6000 yrs.old.

  • Nahid J.
    10/27/2019 20:30

    The illuminating stars we see at night were, just as was the whole universe, in that ‘smoke’ material. God has said in the Quran: “Then He turned to the heaven when it was smoke...” (Quran 41:11) Because the earth and the heavens above (the sun, the moon, stars, planets, galaxies, etc.) have been formed from this same ‘smoke,’ we conclude that the earth and the heavens were one connected entity. Then out of this homogeneous ‘smoke,’ they formed and separated from each other. God has said in the Quran: “Have not those who disbelieved known that the heavens and the earth were one connected entity, then We separated them?...” (Quran 21:30) Dr. Alfred Kroner is one of the world’s renowned geologists. He is Professor of Geology and the Chairman of the Department of Geology at the Institute of Geosciences, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany. He said: “Thinking where Muhammad came from . . . I think it is almost impossible that he could have known about things like the common origin of the universe, because scientists have only found out within the last few years, with very complicated and advanced technological methods, that this is the case.”

  • Jeanine S.
    10/27/2019 18:59


  • Teresa W.
    10/27/2019 16:03

    I believe