Voters in the Pulaski County Special School District in central Arkansas vote, June 13, on a millage extension. This isn’t a new tax, but just an extension of what we already pay in property taxes. The schools need this money to build classroom space, etc. for our growing student population. If you live in the PCSSD, please vote FOR this measure on June 13.
If you’d like to join this part of the resistance, here’s a link to the ACLU, right here.
This is an octahedron.
If you augment each face of an octahedron with more octahedra, you end up with this.
One can then augment each triangular face of this with yet more octahedra.
Here’s the next iteration:
This could, of course, go on forever, but one more step in the series is all you will see here. I don’t want to get caught in an infinite loop.
Performing various manipulations of polyhedra is easy with Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator, which I used to make all five of these rotating images. If you’d like to try this program for yourself, just check out http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
I used Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator to make these. You can try it for yourself at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
Software used: Stella 4d, available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
It’s a little-known fact that rhombicosidodecahedra prefer to fly in flocks of sixty, as seen here. I made this using Stella 4d, available at this website.