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Golden Rectangles in an Icosahedron

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### #Golden Rectangles in an Icosahedron

Given a regular icosahedron, three orthogonal golden rectangles can be constructed inside it. Because of duality, the same construction can be done within a regular dodecahedron. The solution is not unique, though.

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  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regular_icosahedron
  • 3D model format: STL

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