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Web pages - interactive 3d models - a very exciting plugin for Netscape

Frank R. Gorga gorga at next.duq.edu
Mon Jun 17 14:40:56 EST 1996

Steve Williams wrote:
> I found a very exciting plugin for Netscape last week.
> If you design web pages and are interested in displaying rotating 3D
> Models on the web and you haven't seen MDL's Chemscape Chime plugin,
> for Netscape, for displaying the interactive rotating 3D Models. Then
> I fully reckond doing so. Its far better than AVI, MOV or animated
> GIF's because they're fully interactive. An excellent teaching tool!

I too discovered this Netscape plugin a few weeks back and have put 
together a simple (sophomore level) web-based tutorial on isomers of 
organic molecules in order to examine its capabilities.

The URL for this tutorial is: 


Feedback is appreciated!

-- Frank

Frank R. Gorga, Ph.D.
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
412-396-5858 / 412-396-5683 (fax)
gorga at next.duq.edu

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