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CHIRALITY: HUMAN HAND & COFFEE MUG<br />
Comparing Chiral and Achiral Objects<br />
The chiral hand has a nonsuperimposable mirror image of itself, and has no plane of symmetry. The achiral mug has a symmetry plane along the handle, so that each side of the plane is a mirror image of the other.

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CHIRALITY: HUMAN HAND & COFFEE MUG
Comparing Chiral and Achiral Objects
The chiral hand has a nonsuperimposable mirror image of itself, and has no plane of symmetry. The achiral mug has a symmetry plane along the handle, so that each side of the plane is a mirror image of the other.

Copyright:© 1994 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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