Anatomy of Photo 51, a key to decipher Double Helix structure.

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Explore Rosalind Franklin’s famous x-ray image, a key to understanding the double-helix structure of DNA by Watson and Crick. This discovery was arguably the single most important discovery of 20st century”.

Nima Dehghani‘s insight:

Some argue that the creator of “Photo 51”, Rosalind Franklin, should have shared the Nobel with Watson and Crick:


James Watson gives a different perspective:


Regardless, as Google changed its logo today, it helps us remember the fascinating story fo the most important discovery in biological science in 20th century.

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