Clint Holderby’s favorite structure is:

DNA

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Source: Myweb.usf.edu

Why?

It's not so much the crystallography that Rosalind Franklin did (which is magnificent), but rather the simple beauty of life. DNA is the building block of life and has such an elegant form. That's why that photo of the crystalline structure will always be my favorite.—Clint Holderby

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