Robert Olby, clip 2

Professor of History Robert Olby teaches at the University of Pittsburgh, and has written several books on the history of genetics, including Origins of Mendelism and The Path to the Double Helix.

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Were Mendel's results too perfect?: Examining his numbers.

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Were Mendel's results too perfect?: Summary and opinion.

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Mendel's rediscovery: two of the three rediscoverers had read Mendel's paper.

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Mendel's personality & character: summary.

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Was Mendel "well connected" in the scientific community?

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