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A Polyhedron Made of Lightning Bolts and Triskelions
This was made using Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator, a program available here.
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Tagged bolt, geometry, lightning, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedron, triskelion
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Six Zonohedra
Zonohedra are a subset of polyhedra. In a zonohedron, all the faces are zonogons. A zonogon is a polygon with an even number of sides, as well as having opposite sides both congruent and parallel. This small collection of rotating … Continue reading
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Tagged geometry, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedron, zonohedra, zonohedron
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A Polyhedron Featuring 42 Regular Decagons
In addition to the 42 regular decagons, the faces of this polyhedron include twenty equilateral triangles, sixty yellow trapezoids, and sixty blue trapezoids. That’s 182 faces in all. The next picture shows what happens if all of the decagons have the … Continue reading
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.
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Tagged astronomy, Charon, geometry, icosidodecahedron, New Horizons, Pluto, polyhedra, polyhedron
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Polyhedral Radiation Symbol
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Tagged Art, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, radiation, symbol
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A Compound of Two Stellated Polyhedra
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