Some Weird Places to live



You are a two-dimensional creature living in the skin of a sphere. What would you actually see?

Imagine being the head in the center of the picture at right to find out!

There are other spaces to imagine as well. If I had the time I'd tell you about all of them; in the meantime, here is the view inside S2xS1. The man in S2xS1 is Clayton Williams, 1990 candidate for Texas governor.

For the record, here is the view inside S1xS1xS1 :

Bonafide, detailed materials are available on request; haven't migrated to the web yet.

Also, see the Shape of Space by Jeff Weeks and the video of the same name produced here at the Geometry Center.

  Chaim Goodman-Strauss
  Dept. Mathematics
  Univ. Arkansas
  Fayetteville, AR 72701


(c)1992-1994 Chaim Goodman-Strauss
Original paper masters available on request.