Molecule of note

20090423-dicyanoacetylene It’s a liquid at ambient conditions, it’s an organic compound without any hydrogens, it can cycloadd itself to unreactive aromatic rings, and it has the hottest adiabatic flame temperature of any known material, at 5260 K. Did I mention is is found on Titan?

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