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The Double Helix

The Double Helix

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1969
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0451037707
ISBN13
9780451037701
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By identifying the structure of DNA, the molecule of life, Francis Crick and James Watson revolutionized biochemistry & won themselves a Nobel Prize. At the time, Watson was only 24, a young scientist hungry to make his mark. His uncompromisingly honest account of the heady days of their thrill ...more

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In 1928, James D. Watson was born in Chicago. Watson, who co-discovered the double helix structure of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) at age 25, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1962, along with https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/218573.Francis_Crick" title="Francis Crick" rel="nofollow">Francis Crick and Maurice Wilkins. His bird-watching hobby prompt...more