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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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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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A Tetrahedrally-Symmetric 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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Three Views of a Rotating Cluster of 33 Icosidodecahedra

To make these three rotating cluster-polyhedra, I started with one icosidodecahedron in the center, then augmented each of its 32 faces with overlapping, additional icosidodecahedra, for a total of 33 icosidodecahedra per cluster. In the first image, only two colors are … Continue reading

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An Open Cluster of Polyhedra

From the center to the outside, this cluster contains one icosahedron, twenty octahedra, twenty icosidodecahedra, twenty more octahedra, and, finally, twenty rhombicosidodecahedra. All three of the images here were created using Stella 4d, a program you may try, free, at … Continue reading

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A Festive Cluster of Polyhedra

This is what you get if you start with an icosahedron, augment each of its faces with tetrahedra, and then augment the tetrahedral faces with octahedra. I made it using Stella 4d, a program you may try for free at … Continue reading

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