Monthly Archives: April 2013

Blue Rhombi

This was created with Stella 4d (site to try it: http://www.software3d.com/stella.php). Also, here is a multi-colored version, made with the same software:

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A Polyhedron In Need of a Name

This is the dual of the polyhedron from the previous post, although without any faces rendered invisible, as was the case with that one. I find it strongly reminiscent of the rhombic triacontahedron, but it has twice as many rhombi … Continue reading

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Sixty Trapezoids

Created with Stella 4d (site to try it: http://www.software3d.com/stella.php).

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Dipole

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One Degree Angles

I find the interference patterns in this diagram interesting. They’re an artifact of the computer display, of course — if you were seeing this on paper, it would look quite different. In the program I used to make these (Geometer’s … Continue reading

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48 Green Rhombi

Created with Stella 4d (site to try it: http://www.software3d.com/stella.php).

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Rotating Lattice of Squares and Invisible Hexagons

Created with Stella 4d (site to try it: http://www.software3d.com/stella.php).

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