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a form of carbon having a large molecule consisting of an empty cage of sixty or more carbon atoms

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Others have tried studding the [C.sub.60] buckeyballs with hydrogen atoms or trapping metal ions inside them.
Chapters eight and nine deal with carbon nanoparticles such as buckeyballs and nanotubes and organic nanoparticles such as those used in drug delivery systems.
While that might work for auto manufacturers and florist chains, what about those companies that, instead of Audis and asters, trade in buckeyballs, fullerenes, or genetically engineered carrots?
This book will let you count off the great ways numbers can used, everything from magic squares, to soccer balls and buckeyballs, to a number call pi that just keeps going and going and going....