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DNA prefers shade. A story about the sun and DNA
Age: from 4 years old
Pagination: 32 pages
Format: 210 x 210 mm
Publication: December 2019
Price: 8,90 €
Scarlett and her little brother Joann are enjoying a sunny day at the beach. Joann, very focused on creating his sandcastle, forgets that the sun can be dangerous. Fortunately, Scarlett is there to explain the damaging effects of the sun on DNA.
Judith Miné-Hattab is a physicist at the Institut Curie: she studies the organization of DNA in super-resolution microscopy.