Math/Critical Thinking Puzzle – 8/30/12

Here’s a nifty little math puzzle I came up with recently.

Preliminary Information

There are three sets of parallel lines on a 2D surface (plane). Each set contains an infinite number of lines, and each line is infinite.

The parallel lines in each set Continue reading

Origami Buckyball

I’ve begun work on a rather largish buckyball. Below is a section that will end up composing about 1/12 of the finished thing. There will be 12 sections of 4 colors (yellow, blue, green and red), or 3 sections of each color. I’m not exactly sure how I will connect these sections; I suppose I’ll find out when/if the time comes.

Yes, that is an Escher in the background.