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Previous Post: “Buckminsterfullerene” or “Buckyball”

July 1, 2008 · Comments Off · Science Club

As our first Science Club event last fall, we decided to build the molecule model Buckminsterfullerene or “Buckyball” for short. This molecule model was named after the Renaissance man Buckminster Fuller, inventor of the geodesic dome, fullerene. The first fullerene to be discovered was C60, or our molecule BuckyBall. This molecule is being used today […]

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