Four Icosahedra around a Tetrahedron
Initializing live version
Requires a Wolfram Notebook System
Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram Player or other Wolfram Language products.
An icosahedron is placed on each face of a tetrahedron. This arrangement is sometimes used to describe certain crystal structures (super tetrahedron, Pearce cluster).
Contributed by: Sándor Kabai (July 2008)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA
"Four Icosahedra around a Tetrahedron"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: July 16 2008