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Cluster of Six Rhombicosidodecahedra
To make this cluster, start with a cuboctahedron, then augment each of its square faces with rhombicosidodecahedra. Although the cuboctahedron has cuboctahedral symmetry, this cluster does not — rather, it has tetrahedral symmetry. I created this using Stella 4d, which … Continue reading
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Tagged cluster, geometry, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, rhombicosidodecahedra, rhombicosidodecahedron
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A Dozen Snub Dodecahedra, Surrounding a Dodecahedral Core
Software used — Stella 4d: Polyhedral Navigator, available as a free trial download at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
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Tagged cluster, geometry, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, snub dodecahedron
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Polyhedral Radiation Symbol
Software used: Stella 4d, available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
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Tagged Art, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, radiation, symbol
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Conjoined Twin Starfish
I made this using Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator. You can try this program for yourself at this website.
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Tagged Art, conjoined twin, geometric, geometrical, mathematical, polyhedral, star, starfish
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Twisted Polyhedral Compound
I used Stella 4d to make this. You may try this program for free at http://wwwsoftware3d.com/Stella.php.
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Tagged compound, geometry, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron
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A TetrahedrallySymmetric Polyhedron Featuring Heptagons
Created using Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator; see this website to try it for yourself!
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Bowtie Cubes in a Polyhedral Honeycomb
This polyhedron has been described here as a “bowtie cube.” It is possible to augment its six dodecagonal faces with additional bowtie cubes. Also, the bowtie cube’s hexagonal faces may be augmented by truncated octahedra. These two polyhedra “tessellate” space, together … Continue reading
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