Whether the emergence of life in our Universe was an incredible coincidence or is inevitable is one of the most fundamental questions of mankind. It is deeply rooted in Western culture and religion. The first reflections go back to Greek philosophers such as Empedocles and Aristotle and appear throughout the work of Western theologians and philosophers. Interestingly, the question is less present in other cultures.
Connector 9 wants to look at the emergence of life in our Universe from two perspectives: one scientific and one cultural/philosophical: