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If you know you are on the right track, if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off... no matter what they say.

If you know you are on the right track, if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off... no matter what they say.

I know my corn plants intimately, and I find it a great pleasure to know them. ---->>>

It might seem unfair to reward a person for having so much pleasure over the years, asking the maize plant to solve specific problems and then watching its responses. ---->>>

I never thought of stopping, and I just hated sleeping. I can't imagine having a better life. ---->>>

Biography

Barbara McClintock profile (barbara-mcclintock.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 06-16, 1902
Birthplace:
Die: 09-02, 1992
Occupation: Scientist
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Barbara McClintock (June 16, 1902 – September 2, 1992) was an American scientist and cytogeneticist who was awarded the 1983 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. McClintock received her PhD in botany from Cornell University in 1927. There she started her career as the leader in the development of maize cytogenetics, the focus of her research for the rest of her life (wikipedia)