An account of what sustains Life is an effort more modest in scope than either an attempt to explain what is Life 1 or a challenge to recount where or how Life began.2 The latter focus more on heredity and address the transition from a prebiotic to a biotic earth, which concern the more profound transition from the absence to the presence of self-sustaining, self-replicating Life. With present knowledge it seems possible that the origins of Life could have involved far-from-equilibrium conditions of the Prigogine focus.3


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