Monthly Archives: May 2013

Five Times Six Is Thirty

Those big round things aren’t circles. They are regular thirty-sided polygons, or triacontagons.

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Compound of Four Triangular Dipyramids

I found this using software you can try for free at http://www.software3d.com/stella.php. It’s one of the many stellations of the dual of the truncated octahedron.

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Factors of Twelve

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A Radial Tessellation Featuring Regular Decagons, Regular Pentagons, and Golden Hexagons

As you can see, this can be continued indefinitely from the center.

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Op Art On a Rhombic Enneacontahedron

The rhombic enneacontahedron has 90 faces; 30 are narrow rhombi (hidden here), and 60 are wider rhombi (decorated with the op art piece from two posts ago). Software credit: see the polyhedral software I used at http://www.software3d.com/stella.php — free trial … Continue reading

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The Great Rhombcuboctahedron

The images on the faces are colorized versions of my last post here. This transfer was accomplished using software you can find at http://www.software3d.com/stella.php.

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Seven

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