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It happened less than a month after my arrival , on a Saturday morning . ... its contents Francis became furious , for he noticed that part of the argument depended upon a theoretical idea he had propounded some nine months earlier .
The second fellowship was not for the customary twelve - month period but explicitly terminated after eight months , in the middle of May . My real punishment in not following the Board's advice and going to Stockholm was a thousand ...
a out the superficial resemblance between Pauling's three - chain helix and the model that Francis and I had shown her fifteen months earlier . The fact that Pauling's deductions about symmetry were no more inspired than our awkward ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pramodghuge - LibraryThing
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