The discovery of the structure of DNA was one of the most important  scientific achievements in human history. The now-famous double helix  is almost synonymous with Watson and Crick, two of the scientists who  won the Nobel prize for figuring it out. But there’s another name you  may not know: Rosalind Franklin. Cláudio L. Guerra shares the true story of  the woman behind the helix.

The discovery of the structure of DNA was one of the most important scientific achievements in human history. The now-famous double helix is almost synonymous with Watson and Crick, two of the scientists who won the Nobel prize for figuring it out. But there’s another name you may not know: Rosalind Franklin. Cláudio L. Guerra shares the true story of the woman behind the helix.

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What Great Scientists Did When They Weren't Doing Great Science | Perimeter Institute

What Great Scientists Did When They Weren't Doing Great Science | Perimeter Institute

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Clan Map of Ireland | Irish Origenes: Use Family Tree DNA to Discover Your Genetic Origins | Clans of Ireland | Irish Surnames Map

Clan Map of Ireland | Irish Origenes: Use Family Tree DNA to Discover Your Genetic Origins | Clans of Ireland | Irish Surnames Map

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Genetics vs. Epigenetics [Illustration by AXS Biomedical Animation Studio, for "Hidden Switches in the Mind," by Eric Nestler, Scientific American, December 2011]

Genetics vs. Epigenetics [Illustration by AXS Biomedical Animation Studio, for "Hidden Switches in the Mind," by Eric Nestler, Scientific American, December 2011]

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