Jan. 03, 2011

My Favorite Scientist: Rosalind Franklin

by Zach Lynn

Video by Favscientist

In this video, Dr. Jacqueline Boyd of Nottingham Trent University talks about her favorite scientist -- Rosalind Franklin, whose work on x-ray diffraction played a crucial role in the discovery of the double helix structure of DNA.

Read more about Rosalind Franklin at Science Women.

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