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None of the visitors , however , gave any indication of sharing Francis ' delight .
Instead of wishing to do something with the pretty equations , Maurice wanted to
concentrate on the fact that the theory did not go beyond some mathematics his ...
tion of this provision gave them no choice but to revoke the award . The second
paragraph gave the news that I had been awarded a completely new fellowship .
I was not , however , to be let off merely with the long period of uncertainty .
When I brought up the X - ray pictures at King ' s , Linus gave the opinion that
very accurate X - ray work of the type done by his associates on amino acids was
vital to our eventual understanding of the nucleic acids . I got much further with
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tgraettinger - LibraryThing
Wonderful account of the discovery of DNA. Had almost the feel of a detective novel. It's a very easy, quick read. If you can find it, there is a video, "The Race for the Double Helix" aka "Life Story ... Read full review
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A very personal account by the author James Watson on how he and his colleague Francis Crick with the help of others beat Linus Pauling to win the coveted Nobel prize for identifying the structure of ... Read full review