Letter from DNA Nobel Prize winner fetches more than $5M at auction (page 2)

NEW YORK (AP) -- A letter that Francis Crick wrote to his young son about his DNA discovery and the scientist's Nobel Prize medal are among a dozen artifacts his heirs are selling at separate auctions to benefit scientific research....

Letter from DNA Nobel Prize winner fetches more than $5M at auction

A letter that scientist Francis Crick wrote to his son about his Nobel Prize winning DNA discovery has been sold at a New York City auction for a record-breaking $5.3 million.

Wed 10 Apr 13 from FOXNews

Crick's Letter on DNA Discovery Sells for $5.3M

The 1953 note explains Watson and Crick's discovery of the double-helix structure of the DNA molecule.

Wed 10 Apr 13 from Livescience

Francis Crick Letter to Son Goes Up For Auction

'Jim Watson and I have probably made a most important discovery,' begins the modest seven-page note.

Tue 9 Apr 13 from Livescience

Image Gallery: Francis Crick Explains DNA to 12-Year-Old

In a 1953 letter to his son, Crick explained the discovery that would earn him a Nobel Prize.

Tue 9 Apr 13 from Livescience

Letter by DNA Nobel winner Crick brings $5.3 million at auction

NEW YORK, April 11 (UPI) -- A letter by scientist Francis Crick describing his discovery of the double helix shape of DNA has been sold for $5.3 million in New York, an auction house says. ...

Thu 11 Apr 13 from UPI

Historic DNA Letter Sells for More Than $5 M

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DNA discoverer's items featured at 2 NYC auctions

NEW YORK (AP) -- A letter that Francis Crick wrote to his young son about his DNA discovery and the scientist's Nobel Prize medal are among a dozen artifacts his heirs are selling at separate ...

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DNA discoverer's items featured at 2 NYC auctions, Wed 10 Apr 13 from AP

DNA discoverer's letter sells for $5.3 million, a record

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