Featured Share Your Research

Jörn Peckmann

Jörn is a research scientist at the Universität Hamburg.

Life Without Light – Traces Of Chemosynthesis In Microbially-Formed Minerals And Rocks

Approximately 4 billion years ago, the first life on Earth used energy from the oxidation of reduced chemical compounds – a mode of biomass production referred to as chemosynthesis. Photosynthesis, particularly in the form of oxygenic photosynthesis, soon began to […]