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Connect this mythical symbol to the world of science.

This depiction of a snake biting its own tail and thus completing a circle, known as Ouroboros is what Kekule saw in his dreams and this is what inspired him to come up with the delocalised structure of Benzene. Cracked by one and all.

5 comments:

At March 31, 2008 at 7:08 PM Rajat Tibrewal said...

benzene!

 
At March 31, 2008 at 7:59 PM Nishanth said...

Discovery of Benzene by Kekule.

 
At March 31, 2008 at 8:23 PM siddharth r said...

benzene...this is what appeared in Kekule's dream i suppose that started it all..

 
At April 1, 2008 at 11:36 AM vijay said...

kekule and benzene :D

 
At April 1, 2008 at 12:50 PM vijay said...

and he saw only a snake..legs r extra in ur pic :D

 

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