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## Debating the shared history of Archaea and Eukaryota
As everyone in life sciences know, the widely accepted Tree of Life organizes domains of life into three groups: Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukaryota ([Woese and Fox, 1977](http://www.pnas.org/content/74/11/5088.full)). This observation was made possible by using molecules from distant life forms as **documents of evolutionary history**, a powerful concept introduced earlier by [Zuckerkandl and Pauling (1965)](http://www.evolution.unibas.ch/teaching/molec_evol/doc/Zuckerkandl_Pauling_1965_s.pdf). The rapid growth in genomic discoveries from various environments is strengthening phylogenetic analyses and so far has been supportive of the three-domains model (e.g., [Hug et al., 2016](http://www.nature.com/articles/nmicrobiol201648)).
As everyone in life sciences know, the widely accepted Tree of Life organizes domains of life into three groups: Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukaryota ([Woese and Fox, 1977](http://www.pnas.org/content/74/11/5088.full)). This observation was made possible by using molecules from distant life forms as **documents of evolutionary history**, a powerful concept introduced earlier by [Zuckerkandl and Pauling (1965)](http://www.evolution.unibas.ch/teaching/molec_evol/doc/Zuckerkandl_Pauling_1965_s.pdf). The rapid growth in genomic discoveries from various environments, with or without the support of cultivation, reveals new bacterial, archaeal, and eukaryotic lineages at an unprecedented pace (e.g., [Hug et al., 2016](http://www.nature.com/articles/nmicrobiol201648), [Jungbluth et al., 2016](https://peerj.com/preprints/2613/), [Hirashima et al., 2016](http://genomea.asm.org/content/4/5/e01070-16.short)).
Nevertheless, **the origin and evolution of these domains (and particularly the shared history between Archaea and Eukaryota) are not fully understood** and represent an area of intense scientific debate ([Gribaldo et al., 2010](http://www.nature.com/nrmicro/journal/v8/n10/full/nrmicro2426.html)). This led to a situation where astrophysicists can describe in great details the chronology of the known universe starting 10-43 seconds after the big bang, but biologists cannot agree on the origin and main evolutionary paths of the life forms we interact with, here on Earth (which keeps getting warmer and warmer).

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