25th April 2017

Astonishing Hypothesis: The Scientific Search for the Soul - Francis Crick

There is no scientific study more vital to man than the study of his own brain. Our entire view of the universe depends on it.

 

Francis Crick

 

On this day in 1953, scientists Francis Crick and James Watson published their landmark scientific paper that first described the structure of DNA. With some understatement they noted that the structure “suggests a possible copying mechanism for the genetic material”