Platonic Solids

The 5 Platonic Solids are the simplest symmetrical straight edged forms in 3 dimensions. Each of their faces, edges, and angles is identical. Understanding their symmetries and why there are exactly 5 Platonic Solids is an important landmark in understanding the nature of space itself. The Platonic solids are the building blocks from which all more complex 3D straight edged regular forms can be constructed.

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2 July 2013

Welcome to my page here at sacredgeometryweb. The main body of my research is here. A series of instruction lessons […]

The Archimedean Solids

8 January 2013

Warning: this page contains animations of all 13 Archimedean Solids. Total file size = about 7 megabytes so on older […]

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Hyper Dimensional Animations

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Just as you cannot have a real cube in a two dimensional space  – only a shadow, or projection, or […]