Lab Synthesis and Radio Detection of Long Carbon Chains HC5N, HC7N, HC9N in Interstellar Space

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Presenter: Harry Kroto

Published: March 2015

Age: 14-18 and upwards

Views: 1449 views

Tags: carbon chains; radio detection; Taurus

Type: Lectures

Source/institution: FSU


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A brief explanation of the methods to creating a carbon chain, and detection of the frequency of a photon emitted by a rotating molecule, and how these methods led to the discovery of new organic compounds in the constellation Taurus

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