ENCODE – The first flag on a new frontier
Scientifically, these publications mark a significant departure from the gene centric nature of biology. Gregor Mendel's experiments followed by the works of Tim Morgan, Barbara McClintock, Watson and Crick among others allowed us an insight into the ...
'GMOs' isn't a four-letter word, but it is hard to define
Science News (blog)
The phrase, "a feeling for the organism" is from prize- winning plant geneticist, Barbara McClintock. At the time she worked, genetic dogma said that genes were simple, fixed and mechanically predictable, the secret of life was now all figured out ...
The most Republican counties in every state
... voted for the president. The county is represented by Rep. Tom McClintock of the 4th District, one of just 14 Republicans representing the state's 53 congressional districts. Both senators -- Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer -- are longstanding ...
Library to host event about state's women
This will be an interactive multi-media program about some of our state's most remarkable women like Ella Grasso, Katharine Hepburn and Marian Anderson and lesser known heroines like Maria Sanchez, Barbara McClintock and Hannah Watson.