Created: Friday, 12 September 2003 Written by Prof KrumpIn my bed room the light fitting is a model of Carbon Tetrachloride. It has the centre as the Carbon atom; a nucleus surrounded by promiscuous electrons, ready to share themselves with any atom that comes around.
The light globes, 3 of which are the Chloride mates for this Carbon…
And the stem that rises to the roof supplies the last Chloride.
Do you have one? Does your Carbon feel the same way?