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# molecule that could help reduce nuclear, agricultural waste

edited October 2016

IU scientists discover 'supramolecule' that could help reduce nuclear, agricultural waste html

E. M. Fatila et al. Anions Stabilize Each Other inside Macrocyclic Hosts, Angewandte Chemie, online

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I guess that making a dimer which is a counter-example to something as famous as Coulomb's law might have some interesting implications.

Comment Source:I guess that making a dimer which is a counter-example to something as famous as Coulomb's law might have some interesting implications.
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edited October 2016

Evidently the surrounding molecular binding is much stronger than the inner dimer repulsion, and it is locked in a metastable configuration. I can think of another well-known example of this behavior.

Comment Source:Evidently the surrounding molecular binding is much stronger than the inner dimer repulsion, and it is locked in a metastable configuration. I can think of another well-known example of this behavior.