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James Watson: The Double Helix and Beyond

Nov 16, 2012 (Talk of the Nation) — In 1953, James Watson and Francis Crick pieced together the structure of DNA -- "the now-famous double helix. To celebrate the release of a new annotated and illustrated edition of his 1968 book, The Double Helix, James Watson reflects on the groundbreaking discovery.

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