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Tag Archives: Zome
The Construction of a Zome Model of a 240Atom Fullerene Molecule, In Seven Pictures
You can buy your own Zome at http://www.zometool.com.
A Zome Torus, Before and After Adding Dodecahedra, As a Model for a Pulsar’s Accretion Disk and Radiation Jets
I’ve been using Zometools, available at http://www.zometool.com, to build interesting geometrical shapes since long before I started this blog. I recently found this: a 2011 photograph of myself, holding a twisting Zome torus. While I don’t remember who was holding the … Continue reading
Posted in Mathematics, Science and Scientists
Tagged accretion disk, astronomy, astrophysics, black hole, geometry, Mathematics, neutron star, physics, pulsar, science, torus, Zome, zometool
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Zome Hyperdodecahedron
This is one projection of the fourdimensional hyperdodecahedron, or 120cell, rendered in Zome. All the part for this come in a single kit, and, if you want it for yourself, you can find it for sale at this website. I did have … Continue reading
Posted in Mathematics
Tagged 120cell, 4th dimension, four dimensional, geometry, hyperdodecahedron, Mathematics, Zome, zometool
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The Compound of Five Cubes, Rendered in Five Colors of Zome
Ordinarily, with Zometools, the compound of five cubes is an allblue model. However, I wanted to build one in which each cube is a different color, so I made a special request to the Zometool Corporation (their website: http://www.zometool.com) for … Continue reading
Posted in Education, Mathematics
Tagged compound, Education, educational, five cubes, geometry, manipulatives, mathematical, Mathematics, polyhedra, polyhedral, polyhedron, toys, Zome, zometool
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My Third Solution to the Zome Cryptocube Puzzle
The President of the Zometool Corporation, Carlos Neumann, gave me a challenge, not long ago: find a solution to the Zome Cryptocube puzzle which uses only B0s, which I call “tiny blue struts.” For the Cryptocube puzzle, though, these “blue” … Continue reading
Posted in Education, Mathematics
Tagged Cryptocube, fun, geometry, Mathematics, puzzle, pyritohedral, symmetry, Zome, zometool
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A Chiral Solution to the Zome Cryptocube Puzzle
This is my second solution to the Zome Cryptocube puzzle. In this puzzle, you start with a black cube, build a white, symmetrical, aetheticallypleasing geometrical structure which incorporates it, and then, finally, remove the cube. In addition, I added a … Continue reading
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Tagged chiral, chirality, Cryptocube, cube, game, geometry, life, puzzle, Zome, zometool
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My First Solution to the Zome Cryptocube Puzzle, with Special Guest Appearances by Jynx the Kitten
Last month, in a special Christmas promotion, the Zometool company (www.zometool.com) briefly sold a new kit (which will return later) — a fascinating game, or puzzle, called the “Cryptocube.” Zome usually comes in a variety of colors, with each color … Continue reading
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Tagged cat, Cryptocube, game, geometry, Humor, humour, Jynx, kitten, life, Mathematics, puzzle, rhombic triacontahedron, Zome, zometool
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