Secrets of the Sequence – The Discovery of DNA
This 9-minute clip is an ideal ‘watcher’ to go along with the reader in the Course Companion – it tells the story of the discovery of the DNA double helix structure by Watson and Crick and how their discovery was dependant on the prior work of Rosalind Franklin and the compeitive/cooperative nature of research:
This clip is taken from the vdeo lesson resource provided by Virginia Commonwealth University’s ‘Secrets of the Sequence’ website. They have 50 different videos, each with accompanying lesson plans and activities.
They also have a YouTube channel: VCULifeSciences.
Posted on November 26, 2008, in 04 Genetics, Chemistry of Life (Core & AHL), YouTube and tagged Biology, crick watson, discoveries, DNA, Free Resources, internationalism, paradigms, research, rosalind franklin, secrets of the sequence, TOK & Pseudoscience, VCU Life Sciences. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.