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2009 ADA Science #33

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by WTN13, Aug 8, 2015.

  1. WTN13

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    Does anyone know what is responsible for Oxygen creation in the early atmosphere? I thought Orgoman said it was heterotrophs?! I can't find an obvious answer googling.

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  2. x0jessmariex3

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    It is autotrophs because autotrophic organisms converted light energy to usable energy and O2, like present day plants. O2 then allowed more complex organisms to develop.
     
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  3. lorazepam

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    Yeah I think its photosynthesis by autotrophic organisms. After the atmosphere was converted from a reducing one to an oxidizing one, chemical evolution ended. Lol
     

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