Morning Minutes: Feb. 28
Word of the Day
Nadir NEY-der, NEY-deer (noun) The lowest point; point of greatest adversity or despair. - dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Learn about DNA, its structure, pioneers of its discovery and the applications of understanding how it works.
Number to Know
3 billion: Number of DNA bases in a human genome. It would take 3 gigabytes of electronic storage to hold that same amount of information.
This Day in History
Feb. 28, 1953: James D. Watson and Frances H. C. Crick announce they have discovered DNA's double-helix structure.
Today's Featured Birthday
Country singer Jason Aldean (35)
"Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned." - Peter Marshall