Using lasers to separate chiral molecules had been predicted - but never before demonstrated
A new method for aligning molecules could advance the field of x-ray crystallography
Spinning molecules form a microscopic "centrifuge"
Spinning molecular gas vortices might have a number of practical applications
Spinning molecules could open the door to all kinds of new optical and nanotechnology applications
Chemists from widely varied fields are pooling their knowledge to create new kinds of light-based information storage