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The 43rd Stellation of the Snub Dodecahedron, and Related Polyhedra, Part Two
Just like I did in the first part of this twopart post, I’m starting with the snub dodecahedron’s 43rd stellation. This time, though, this polyhedral exploration is going in another direction. In the image below, the yellow kites seen above … Continue reading
The 43rd Stellation of the Snub Dodecahedron, and Related Polyhedra, Part One
If you stellate the snub dodecahedron 43 times, this is the result. The yellow faces are kites, not rhombi. Like the snub dodecahedron itself, this polyhedron is chiral. Here is the mirrorimage of the polyhedron shown above. Any chiral polyhedron … Continue reading
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A BlackonBlack Polyhedron: The Final Stellation of the Icosahedron
I made this using Stella 4d: Polyhedron Navigator, which you may try for free right here.
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Selected Stellations of the Truncated Dodecahedron
This is the truncated dodecahedron. It is one of the Archimedean solids. This polyhedron has a long stellationseries, from which I selected several on aesthetic grounds. The figure immediately below is the truncated dodecahedron’s 16th stellation. Here is the 21st … Continue reading
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Nine Zonohedra
Software used to make these gifs: Stella 4d, available here.
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A Rhombic Dodecahedron, Made of Icosahedra, and Tall Triangular Antiprisms
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Honeycomb Made of Cuboctahedra and Octahedra
This is the threedimensional version of what is called a tessellation in two dimensions. It fills space, and can be continued in all directions. Software used: Stella 4d, available here.
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