Search
Subject Categories:
 Art (416)
 Asperger's (32)
 Blogging (9)
 China and the Han (9)
 eBay (3)
 Education (87)
 Fiction (27)
 Geography (26)
 History (36)
 Humor (41)
 Life (347)
 Mandalas (118)
 Mathematics (1,157)
 Mental Health (69)
 Music (41)
 Mysteries (12)
 Politics (105)
 Quotations (62)
 Religion (58)
 Satire (7)
 Science and Scientists (112)
 Follow RobertLovesPi's Blog on WordPress.com
MostViewed Posts, Recently:

Recent Posts
 A Polyhedron Made of Lightning Bolts and Triskelions
 A Political Cartoon
 Donald Trump, the Expert
 Six Zonohedra
 A Polyhedron Featuring 42 Regular Decagons
 Pluto and Charon, Adorning an Icosidodecahedron
 Polyhedral Radiation Symbol
 A Compound of Two Stellated Polyhedra
 The Complete List of Things to Like about Donald Trump
 Polyhedron with 152 Faces, Including 60 Heptagons
Explore RobertLovesPi By Topic
Arkansas Art Asperger's Aspie astronomy atheism atheist chemistry chiral circle cluster compound cube cuboctahedron dodecahedron dual Education enneagon faceted faceting geometric geometrical geometrical art geometry Golden Ratio hexagon Humor humour icosahedron icosidodecahedral icosidodecahedron kite language life mandala mandalas math mathematical mathematical art Mathematics music nearmiss nonagon octagon octahedron op art pentagon physics politics polygon polyhedra polyhedral polyhedron quotation quote religion rhombic dodecahedron rhombicosidodecahedron rhombic triacontahedron rhombus school science snub dodecahedron star stellated stellation symmetry tessellation tetrahedron tiling triangle truncated icosahedron USA words zonohedronHit Counter
 216,733 hits
Category Archives: Science and Scientists
Pluto and Charon, Adorning an Icosidodecahedron
Images obtained by NASA’s New Horizons space probe. Geometrical rendering done using Stella 4d, available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
Posted in Art, Mathematics, Science and Scientists
Tagged astronomy, Charon, geometry, icosidodecahedron, New Horizons, Pluto, polyhedra, polyhedron
1 Comment
Polyhedral Radiation Symbol
Software used: Stella 4d, available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
Posted in Art, Mathematics, Science and Scientists
Tagged Art, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, radiation, symbol
Leave a comment
An EightyAtom Fullerene Molecule
The fullerene molecule that gets the most attention is C60, so I’m giving C80 a little bit of the spotlight, for balance. I made this using polyhedral modeling software called Stella 4d; you can try it for yourself at this website.
A “Thumbs Up” for Google Classroom
This is my 22nd year of teaching, but my first year using Google Classroom. We’re finding it to be a useful tool. This, for example, is the diagram for the Atwood’s machine lab we are doing in PreAP Physical Science, … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Education, Life, Science and Scientists
Tagged blog, Blogging, class, Education, Google classroom, lab, laboratory, Physical Science, school, science, teach, teacher, teaching
Leave a comment
We’re Going Back to School Tomorrow, and I’m the Teacher.
This is my 22nd year teaching. This year, I teach in only one department. This is nice; I’ve spent much of my career in multiple departments, simply because I am certified in multiple subject areas. This year, in my building, … Continue reading
Posted in Education, Life, Science and Scientists
Tagged 9th grade, back to school, Education, high school, Physical Science, school, science
3 Comments
What Is Attempted Orthoism?
When the topic of labels for belief systems, life philosophies, and the like comes up, I find that I tend to become uncomfortable with labels which are also used by, well, anyone else. For this reason, I’ve named my own … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Mathematics, Religion, Science and Scientists
Tagged attempt, attempted, label, life, ortho, orthoism, personal, philosophy, religion, system, try
Leave a comment