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Jeremy Narby

“If one stretches out the DNA contained in the nucleus of a human cell, one obtains a two-yard-long thread that is only ten atoms wide. This thread is a billion times longer than its own width. Relatively speaking, it is as if your little finger stretched from Paris to Los Angeles. ”


Jeremy Narby, The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge
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The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge by Jeremy Narby
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