Linus Pauling and the Race for DNA


Subject:
Correspondence , Photograph Collections: Regional: United States , Notable People , Science , Oregon , Scientists , Scientists , Science

Description:
This site explores one of the greatest scientific achievements of the twentieth century: the legendary race for the discovery of the structure of deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA, the basic foundation of life. Features over 800 scanned manuscripts, letters, communications, photographs, audio clips, video excerpts, and rare documents never previously displayed. Includes a chronological illustrated narrative written from Linus Pauling's perspective. From the Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers, Valley Library, Oregon State University.

Publisher:
Special Collections, The Valley Library, Oregon State University

Language:
English

Source:
http://osulibrary.orst.edu/specialcollections/coll/pauling/dna/


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