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Intricate Design – The Complexity of DNA

August 28, 2009

The DNA chain nestling in each microscopic human cell is a staggering two metres long when stretched out. If all the DNA in a single human being were unravelled, it would extend from the earth to the sun and back again.

Melvin Bragg, On Giants’ Shoulders, p.314

The genetic message is written in the language of four letters…it is probably more than a million letters long.

Francis Crick, ibid., pp.314-315