Textbooks have it that life arose from organic soup (AKA -Primorial Ooze) and that the first cells grew by fermenting these organics to generate energy in the form of ATP. Today, a new perspective claims that old and familiar view won't work at all. Today's theory is that life arose from gases ... and that the energy for first life came from harnessing geochemical gradients created by "Mother Earth" at a special kind of deep-sea hydrothermal vent.
This video (From Conception to Birth) by mathematician Alexander Tsiaras clearly demonstrates the absurdity and shallowness of these explanations. According to Tsiaras, "T
he complexity of these mathematical models of how these things get done are beyond human comprehension
. It's a mystery, it's magic, it's Divinity."