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Two Versions of a Starry Mandala
Posted in Art, Mandalas, Mathematics
Tagged 5, Art, five, geometrical, geometry, mandala, mathematical, Mathematics, star, starry
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On Convex, Dodecahedral “Fair Dice”
One of my early introductions to polyhedra came through playing the game Advanced Dungeons and Dragons (AD&D), which uses a standard sevendie set which includes the five Platonic Solids, plus two “d10s” (either tenfaced dipyramids or trapezohedra) which are used as … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Mathematics
Tagged D&D, d12, dice, die, dodecahedra, dodecahedral, dodecahedron, Dragons, Dungeons, Dungeons & Dragons, fair dice, game, geometry, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, RPG, symmetry, unusual
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Tessellations (Two Colorings) Featuring Regular Octadecagons, Squares, and Convex Pentagons
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Tagged 18gon, Art, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, octadecagon, tessellation
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Two Colorings of a Tessellation Featuring Regular Pentadecagons
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Tagged Art, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, tessellation
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Two Colorings of a Tessellation Featuring Regular Polygons with 24 Sides
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Tagged 24, geometry, Mathematics, polygon, regular, tessellation, tiling, twentyfour
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A Collection of NonConvex, NonChiral Polyhedra with Icosidodecahedral Symmetry
All of these polyhedral images were created with Stella 4d, software you may try for free at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
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Tagged geometry, icosahedral, icosidodecahedral, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedron, symmetry
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