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Six Circles
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29 January 2017
Tagged Art, circle, circles, geometrical, geommetric, mathematical, op art, six
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HexaStar
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28 July 2016
Tagged 6, Art, geometrical art, geometry, hexa, hexastar, mathematical, Mathematics, six, star
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Two Three Six Twelve
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Tagged 12, 2, 3, 6, Art, geometric art, geometrical art, mathematical art, six, tessellation, three, tiling, twelve, two
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At 47, My Age Is a Prime Number Again =D
For some reason, I like having my age be a prime number of years. Today, I turn 47, so I get to have a primenumberage for a whole year now. This hasn’t happened since I was 43, so I made … Continue reading
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Tagged age, birthday, Calvin, Calvin and Hobbes, composite, Flaming Lips, fortyseven, geometry, internet, Mathematics, prime, rhombic triacontahedron, six, star, The Flaming Lips, thirty30, Twentytwo
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Two Compounds of Six Tetrahedra Each
In the image above, which I stumbled upon using Stella 4d (available here), the tetrahedra are elongated. If they are regular, instead, the same arrangement looks very different:
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Six Pairs of Parallel Decagons
Each pair is a different color. Because these decagons intersect in space, but do not meet at edges, they do not form a true polyhedron. They are merely a symmetrical configuration of twelve decagons in space, surrounding a central point. … Continue reading
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13 June 2014
Tagged 12, 6, decagon, geometry, math, Mathematics, not, pair, pairs, polyhedra, polyhedron, six, true, twevle
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The Compound of Six Dodecahedra
Some polyhedral compounds are wellknown, such as the compound of five cubes, while others are less famous. I had never heard of this compound before building one today (virtually, not as a physical model). However, a quick Googlesearch told me that … Continue reading
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30 March 2014
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