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What is DNA?

What is DNA?

Most people have either heard, or used the abbreviation DNA — What is it?

Deoxyribonucleic acid is a microscopic chemical string that is like the hard drive of living organisms — like you. You’re probably familiar with a computer hard disk, right?

A very sharp needle reads the surface of the disk as it spins really fast — just like an old record player. In biology, the “hard...

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