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  • Virtual Reality Polyhedra - Encyclopedia with virtual reality (VRML) models, history and art of the shapes. Includes background information on each shape, a glossary, guide to names, classroom activities, sculptures by the author, and a bibliography.
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  • Gallery of Polyhedra - Gallery of shapes that can be made from books in the Tarquin catalogue, with some VRML models.
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  • Handsonmath.com - Abstract of book about geometric model building.
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  • Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter - Biography from an online History of Mathematics, with quotes.
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  • Juno's World - Three dimensional block puzzles, VRML models, instructions for creating real-world shrinkable models, and a gallery of images. In English and Japanese.
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  • Mathematician's Portrait - Professor Emeritus H.S.M. Coxeter - Short biography from the University of Toronto.
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  • Metal Polyhedra Models - A set of eight solid aluminum models for purchase, available in several colors.
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  • Multiple-unit Dodecahedral Constructions - Images and VRML models of the shapes connected together by their faces.
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  • Netlib Repository - Polyhedra - Data files and sample C code for a large number of the shapes.
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  • Paper Models of Polyhedra - More than eighty paper model templates, ready to cut out and fold up, available to print out or download.
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  • Pavilion of Polyhedreality - List of links to sites on the topic, plus a few renderings of the shapes.
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  • Platonic Solids - Explains why there can be only five regular polyhedra.
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  • The Platonic Solids by Peter Alfeld - A proof that each configuration of polygons around a vertex results in a unique polyhedron, plus Java applets for rotating the images of the shapes.
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  • Platonic Spheres - The five regular polyhedra mapped onto the surface of their surrounding spheres, which can be rotated in java applets. Also includes a discussion of the mathematical properties of the shapes.
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  • Polyedergarten - Images of paper models, plus some vrml models. In English, German, and French.
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  • Polyhedra by Peter Cromwell - Contents, reviews, and errata of the book (CUP, 1997).
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  • Polyhedra Home by Sam Gatrix - Hundreds of ray-traced polyhedra, their duals, and their properties, plus Polyhedra 2001, a real-time viewer available for download (uses OpenGL).
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  • polyhedra.mathmos.net - An online encyclopedia of the shapes, including ray-traces and other data on the Platonic Solids, Kepler-Poinsot Polyhedra, and Archimedean Solids.
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  • The Puzzling World of Polyhedral Dissections - Puzzle designer's guidebook with designs, plans, and instructions for building geometric dissection puzzles of polyhedra and burrs.
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  • A Ride Through the Polyhedra World - Provides animations and video clips of convex polyhedra, non convex polyhedra, other polyhedra and related subjects. In French and English.
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  • Stellated Icosahedra - Background information and images of the 59 possible stellated icosahedra.
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  • Superliminal Software - The Geometry Page - Discussion of deltahedra, infinite and flexible polyhedra, with images, a java applet, and links.
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  • Symmetry, Crystals and Polyhedra - Data on polyhedra, the different types, compounds of the shapes, stellations, stewart toroids, zonohedra, and tesselations. Also discusses crystallography and symmetry.
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  • Three Puzzles with Polyhedra and Numbers - An article by Jorge Rezende, Lisbon. Includes a deltoidal icositetrahedron, rhombicuboctahedron and rhombic dodecahedron exercise. [PDF]
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  • Tom Gettys' Polyhedra Hyperpages - Ray-traced images and VRML models of platonic, archimedean, and kepler poinsot polyhedra, deltahedra, stellated polyhedra, and prisms.
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  • The Uniform Polyhedra - Excerpt of Chapter 9 of R. Maeder's book The Mathematica Programmer II. Includes images and statistics for 80 uniform polyhedra, plus background information on the shapes and the wythoff symbol.
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  • Vladimir Bulatov Polyhedra Collection - Collection of information on polyhedra with images, VRML files, interactive java applets and original research.
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  • Zvi Har'El - Features a paper on uniform polyhedra and Kaleido software for computation and display of the shapes.
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