A New Discovery about Dodecahedrons - Numberphile

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Shared January 14, 2020

Featuring Jayadev Athreya on a new discovery about platonic solids, in particular dodecahedra... Extra footage: https://youtu.be/hpNPPqm1EMc
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PAPER: A Trajectory from a Vertex to Itself on the Dodecahedron: https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.00811
PAPER: Platonic solids and high genus covers of lattice surfaces: https://arxiv.org/abs/1811.04131
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