What is a base?
A base is a which can absorb a proton. The opposite of . Acids are proton donors and bases are proton acceptors.
Bases are important in the History of the Universe because uses bases in to carry . See the page for more information.
Also the molecules called which make up the upon which life depends contain an amino group NH 2 which is a base.
Other bases occur in nature, including the .
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