Tutorial #3: The icosahedron-based geodesic sphere

| 6 Comments | Published on April 17, 2008

This quick tutorial will show a more reasonable alternative to the electronsphere, which addressed the problem of distributing points evenly on a sphere. We’ll be creating a geodesic sphere (like at the Epcot center) using a subdivided icosahedron. It’s a relatively simple script and inexpensive in terms of CPU usage…. Read More