Thresholds are widespread in origin of life scenarios, from the emergence of chirality, to the appearance of vesicles, of autocatalysis, all the way up to Darwinian evolution. Here, we analyze the ‘‘error threshold,’’ which poses a condition for sustaining polymer replication, and generalize the threshold approach to other properties of […]Read More
Imitation des êtres vivants et modélisation de la vie.
Rather than considering the imitation of nature and life as a universal mechanism, it is crucial to think about the anthropological foundations of biomimicry or – to insist on the diversity of practices – “biomimicry(s)”.
We are pleased to share an extract of "La vie en fragments" ("Fragments of Life"), our interdisciplinary exhibition project. Elaborated by artists and scientists, this exhibition wishes to offer fundamental insights on life and on the consequences of biotechnologies on the organisation of human societies.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you would like more information about this project.