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Alternative Icosahedral Water Clusters

Tesselated dodecahedral water clusters, (H2O)130.




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Tessellated icosahedron of 12 dodecahedral structures surrounding a central dodecahedron, all separated from each other by a pentagonal box; (H2O)650.


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All the water hydrogen atoms have been removed to simplify the animations.



These animations use Jmol: an open-source Java viewer for chemical structures in 3D. Use the mouse for control.



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