Cronin Group Blogs

Mar 2019 - Working out our messy differences at the origin of life

In a blog post for Nature Research Chemistry Community, Prof. Cronin and PhD student Stephanie Colón-Santos describe their work in generating simple chemical messes / soups to explore for new phenomena beyond prebiotic synthesis.

Aug 2018 - How Reduced can you Go?

In a blog post for Nature Chemistry, Lee Cronin describes his research into a polyoxometalate cluster that can be reduced by up to 18 electrons, and its potential for use in exciting new technologies.

Apr 2015 - Why the Terminator Is Not Coming Any Time Soon

Prof Cronin discusses spontaneous novelty, artificial intelligence and the origin of life in a blog post for the Huffington Post.