as the 20th century was marked by the development of electricity,
telephones, aviation, computing, and private motor vehicles,
the 21st century is being marked by significant progress in
a broad spectrum of technologies, among them: molecular computing,
genomics, rational drug design, and alternative energy.
is common to all these new technologies? They are all being
made possible because of a greater understanding of The World
questions that arise in K-12 education can be better understood
by seeing and interacting with molecules in 3-D.
it with Molecules -- Interactive Molecules-- is about "real
you need is to be java enabled. The Jmol Applet used with these
molecular structures will allow you to view molecular structures
in 3-D. Images can be viewed as wire-frame, ball and stick or
CPK. As with the Chime plug-in, it is also possible to measure
distances and angles.
test students understanding of the material and make the exercises