Carbon Allotropes: Coal to Buckyballs

Carbon Allotropes: Coal to Buckyballs

Author: paul wild

To identify 4 Carbon Allotropes and how they differ in:
-chemical structure
-how they are formed

Carbon allotropes are a good way to begin to understand the earth's processes for creating different rocks and minerals. Carbon allotropes highlight different chemical structures of the carbon atom, and each has it's own uses.

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From Coal to BuckyBalls

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