Mendel and the Gene Splicers (2002)

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    Adam Hart-Davis

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    United Kingdom

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Third in a 5-part unit of programmes focusing on the lives, works, and struggles of scientists who have made great intellectual leaps. Discusses Gregor Mendel's experiments on pea plants which showed that characteristics are passed from one generation to another and thereby helped to lay the foundations for understanding genetic inheritance.

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