Site of the Day, on the New Scientist Planet Science site, October 13, 1996.

A version of this page is also available with embedded 3D molecular models using the Chime Netscape/Internet Explorer/Cyberdog plug-in. You can also view the molecules in VRML if you have an appropriate plug-in such as Live3D. See also the latest in "spiral nanotubes".

Buckminsterfullerene, C60

Buckminsterfullerene - C60 (left) and C70