Saw a great tweet from Laura Taalman over the weekend”
That shape was just “discovered” and is discussed on this New Scientist article:
oops – that tweet gives me a good picture, but the article itself is behind a paywall. Here are two free articles:
Last night I had the boys play with the shape (and I did not tell them what it was).
Here’s what my older son thought about it – sorry that it is a little hard to see the shape in the beginning. I add more light around 1:00 in:
Here’s what my younger son thought:
I thought it was interesting to hear that both boys thought that this shape would not appear in nature. I’ll have them