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Happy National DNA Day!

DNA Tower

April 25, 2013 is National DNA Day, commemorating:

  1. completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003, and
  2. discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953.

You may wish to celebrate the day by playing with a few molecules.  Here is one tool to explore:

Molecules free app for iOS:

Molecules allows you to view and manipulate three-dimensional renderings of molecules.  You can search the PubChem and RCSB Protein Data Bank for interesting molecules and download them onto your iOS device.

Image credit:  DNA Tower by Steven2358

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