James Watson

Dr. James Watson, with Francis Crick , discovered the structure of DNA: A double helix -- the building block of life.

Dr. James Watson To Be Reunited With Nobel Prize Medal He Gave Away

A Nobel Prize medal sold at auction is heading home to Long Island next week.


Francis Crick

Christie’s To Auction Off Crick’s Famous Letter About DNA

Christie’s in New York will soon be auctioning off scientist Dr. Francis Crick’s letter to his 12-year-old son, saying he and a colleague had discovered something ”very beautiful” in the structure of DNA.