DNA: The Human Race

Director: Channel 4
Year: 2003
Country: UK
Duration: 50 mins
Rating: N/A

Filed under: Eugenics and Genetic Enhancement, Documentary

DNA is a 5x1 hour series celebrating the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Double helix. This is an oral history of a molecule, told by the pioneers who made the key discoveries. It charts some extraordinary developments from the discovery, through the early days of genetic engineering to the human genome project. It concludes with a film about the future, featuring one of the initial discoverers, James Watson.

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