Human genome project featured on Jeopardy

Friday, December 15, 2000

On the final round of Jeopardy that aired December 15th, under the category "Science News" the answer was, "Made available for download by scientists at UCSC, the 739MB file of this project consists of A's, T's, G's and C's." All three contestants, including a cooking instructor from Chicago and a school teacher from Mississippi, knew the question: "What is the Human Genome Project'"