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Stained glass window in the dining hall of Gonville and Caius College, in Cambridge (UK), commemorating Francis Crick, who co-discovered the molecular structure of DNA, received a Nobel Prize and was an honorary fellow of the college. The window represents a double helix; the text on the windows reads: F.H.C. CRICK, HONORARY FELLOW 1976.

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Author User:Schutz. The stained glass was designed by Maria McClafferty and installed between 1992 and 1993.
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See the description of the stained glass window on the College's website at http://www.cai.cam.ac.uk/rota.php?count=6

Some more information about the stained glass window (thanks to User:Nitramrekcap on en.wikipedia.org), from the article "Caius Stained Glass", by Anthony Edwards, in "Once a Caian", issue 2, September 2005, 12–13.

"..Crick gave his blessing (provided Watson agreed and as long as the window was not visible from outside at night, for the DNA would be coiling the wrong way.).."

"Francis Crick, co-discoverer of the structure of DNA with James Watson, and Nobel Prizewinner, is commemmorated by a diagram of the double helix based with permission on a 1989 Swedish stamp."


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