Structure of "Polywater"

Science  21 Nov 1969:
Vol. 166, Issue 3908, pp. 1000-1002
DOI: 10.1126/science.166.3908.1000


A structure for "polywater" is proposed. It consists of hydrogen-bonded clusters of water molecules lying at the vertices of rhombic dodecahedra. This structure contains features which are less unattractive than those which are part of several earlier models.