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By Alanna Knight

A assassin within the family?
That is the terrifying prospect dealing with Rose Faro McQuinn, Victorian woman Detective while archaeologists dig up the preserved corpse of the Maid of Norway, a thirteenth century princess to discover that the physique is of a neighborhood girl, a member of Rose's family members, presumed drowned yet brutally murdered and thrown into the peat lavatory.

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146. 64. C. Cox, 1962. Federation Proc. 2 1 , 8; J. Oro in The Origins of Prebiological Systems and of their Molecular Malrices, p. 137. 55. W. Ponnamporumn, 1961. ~Vature216,453. 66. John Keosinn, 1964. ,p. 46. 88. 57. Lemmon, Chom. Rev,, 96. The Myth of The Prebiotic Soup According to Chapter 3 thereis a great deal of experimental support for the early stages o f chemical evolution. In contrast to the conclusion usually drawn from these experiments, a credhle alternative scenario can be presenkd which argues strongly against chemical evolution.

In addition, the amino acids produced in these experiments form a racemic m i x t u r e a n equal amount of both n- and L-aminoacids. Proteinous and non-proteinous amino acids, both D- and L-,would lead to an indiscriminate production of polypeptides. These polypeptides would have scarce resemblance to protein. Protein not only requires exclusive use of L-aminoacids, but also the use of a particalzr subset of only 20 amino acids.

Proisl;hozhdct~ie%h,izni,Ixd. Moskovsld Rabochii, Moscow. Origin of Life, t r ~ n aS. Morgulia. New York: Mac~nillan,1938. S. Hnldane, 1928. Ralionalist Annual 148,3-10. D. Bemal, 1949. "The Physical Bnsis of Life," paper prosentad before Britiah Physical Society; The Physical Basis of Life. h n d o n : Routledgo, 1951. Urey, 1952. Tlze Planets: Their Origin and Development. New Haven: YaIe University Proas. Cyril Ponnamperumn, 1964. Nature 202,337. Simulation Monomer Synthesis We may wish t h a t a crack team of scientific observers had been present to record and detail the origin of life when it occurred.

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