Author(s): Paul Strathern
The discovery of DNA - the building blocks of life - by Crick and Watson opened up an entirely new field of science. This account discusses the implications for the 20th century and beyond. "The Big Idea" series aims for a clear-cut presentation of complex and revolutionary scientific ideas.
THE BIG IDEA is a hugely popular series of science books that, at only 96 pages each, are an accessible read for the amateur