Life: A philosophy led existence of self-improvement, expanding in coexisting peaceful exploratory balance;
Life Is – Any existence [including Rock & Metal or Any Atomic
Numbers of Electrons or Free from identifying matter that communicates to you or is an evolutionary ‘animalia’ that corresponds with being brain cavity size match possibility within 5 billion Earth years or 0-20% [brain size] growth possible probability
= Existence of Brain [With or without visible connected neurology] or visible active reproducing replicating to increase biology that [Human Government Decided] that ‘this life is worth preserving’] or communicates with Evident Counter Newtonian
signal or neutrino senses or String Acoustic display, communicating evidence of Thought or Thought worth studying..
Awareness and Sentience:
Awareness is when it is a subject for growth and development throughout life and for our species, into evolution
Human Sentience is  The perspective of the individual that recognises the interconnectivity of life, in time on earth and that the individual is part of the collective
that is the one human conscious existence.  The human conscious existence is derived from the universe and the base of our energy is the same energy existing at the electron level.  That there exists another known level [quantum] that connects and is
essential. It is a known unknown that we are aware of and that we are connected to and that brings with it a future of development critical to the development of our awareness and the development of our level of sentience.
philosophy led existence of self-improvement, expanding in coexisting peaceful exploratory balance