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Elucidating the structure of dna

It was the largest percentage ever to watch a single TV show up to that time. Novelist, playwright, and screenwriter Ben Hecht was born on this day in New York City to Russian Jewish immigrants.

Information can then be coded into the DNA sequence.

DNA, not protein, was the Rosetta Stone for unraveling the true secret of life. I also thought there had to be more to DNA than just simple repetitive tetranucleotide blocks.

A talented high school and college athlete, Smith attended the University of Kansas on an academic scholarship. William Westmoreland in Saigon and immediately delivers a written report to President Lyndon B. Wheeler stated that despite the heavy casualties incurred during the Tet Offensive, North Vietnam and Viet Cong...

On this day in 1916, Allied forces complete their conquest of the Cameroons, a German protectorate on the coast of western Africa.

In a career that spanned five decades, Andretti was known for his versatility as a driver, taking the checkered flag behind the wheel of sports cars, sprint cars and stock...

On this day in 1864, amajor Union cavalry raid begins when General Hugh Judson Kilpatrick leads 3,500 troopers south from Stevensburg, Virginia.

Citing advanced age as the reason for giving up his post as the leader of the 1.2 billion-member Roman Catholic Church, Benedict was the first...

On this day in 1983, the celebrated sitcom M*A*S*H bows out after 11 seasons, airing a special two-and-a-half hour episode watched by 77 percent of the television viewing audience.

Aimed at Richmond, the raid sought to free Federal prisoners and spread word of President Abraham Lincoln’s Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction in hopes of convincing Confederates to...

In a surprising announcement, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev indicates that his nation is ready to sign “without delay” a treaty designed to eliminate U. and Soviet medium-range nuclear missiles from Europe.

Drawn by the rich trade of slaves, ivory and rubber established in the 17th century, German and British settlers began to explore inland Africa beginning around 1860. Hannah Reitsch, the first female test pilot in the world, suggests the creation of the Nazi equivalent of a kamikaze squad of suicide bombers while visiting Adolf Hitler in Berchtesgaden.