This webpage from Clackamas Community College explains optical isomerism, primarily through photographs of molecular models. The photo shows an example of mirror image molecules that cannot be superimposed. Related webpages describe applications in chemistry.
Clackamas Community College. Structure and Optical Isomerism. Oregon City: Clackamas Community College, January 14, 2003. http://dl.clackamas.cc.or.us/ch106-05/optical.htm#top (accessed 2 August 2015).
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