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Phantom Squares Obscuring M31

I used a photograph by Aggelos Kechagias, as well as software (Stella 4d, available here) to create this .gif image. The black squares are those of a rotating great rhombicosidodecahedron.

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M33, the Triangulum Galaxy, Adorning the Faces of a Pentagonal Icositetrahedron

Evidence suggests that M33 is a satellite galaxy of the even better-known Andromeda Galaxy (M31), which happens to be on a collision course with our own Milky Way. In 1.5 billion years or so, Andromeda and the Milky Way will … Continue reading

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