Any such words I use on this website are written in bold and I will explain them to you here in the glossary (which means "a list of special jargon words and their definitions in plain English").
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid)
The shape that the DNA is found in most of the time. It looks a bit like a spiral staircase
The name for the collection of nucleotides involved in making the instructions for life.
The invisible glue that holds the nucleotides together within the double helix.
The chemical name for the Dinky Amigos. There are four different nucleotides in DNA.
Special words scientists use when they are talking to each other.
If the double helix were split into two halves, each single helix would be called a strand.
The handrail on either side of the double helix staircase holding all the nucleotides together.