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Parking Garages

The first examples of periodic minimal surfaces with helicoidal ends (besides the helicoid itself) are Hermann Karcher’s twisted Scherk surfaces from 1988.
Here are a few of them, rendered with… 257 more words

Mathematics

Sinuous Plateau

Sinuous Plateau; Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy, 2016

Team: Adrian Aguirre

Plateau. A land area having a relatively level surface considerably raised above adjoining land on at least one side, and often cut by deep canyons. 375 more words

Architecture

2-3-6

I like it when apparently simple things evolve all by themselves into complex objects. Like watching cactus seeds grow into cacti. That was a distraction, but I do like it. 218 more words

Taming the Snakes

Computer scientists, dog owners, parents, and most other generic humans are happy when their trained subjects behave as expected. Mathematicians are happy when things develop other then expected. 236 more words

Mathematics