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Monday materials mind candy – Flexagons

By / December 7, 2009

My first introduction to flexagons, Richard Feynman, Martin Gardner, Scientific American magazine and topology happened when I was quite young and bedridden for a long time because of a sledding accident (“hey, is that a fence post I am heading for?”). My dad, a plastics engineer, had read about these interesting “toys” and made several…

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