Teaching Vs. The Lab: A Natural Choice

Jared Young
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In my high school AP biology class in Los Angeles, I became fascinated with the inner workings of cells. One day in class we watched The Race for the Double Helix, a film that superbly recounts the scientific sleuthing that led to the elucidation of the structure of DNA. Enraptured by the excitement, drama, intellectual challenge and importance of scientific discovery portrayed in the film, I decided then to set ...