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Waterman Polyhedra and Maps

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Visit this site: http://www.watermanpolyhedron.com/

Author:Steve Waterman
Description: World maps based on close packing of spheres that resemble B.J.S. Cahill's octahedral butterfly world map, but with only five degree graticule. With links to the mathematics behind the cartography, polyhedra applications, and other original findings.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics
Math Topics: Polyhedra, Geography

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