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From the cube to the hypercube

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A model that illustrates the construction of the prism: we can get a square from a line segment (on the right), a cube from a square (at the centre), a hypercube from a cube (on the left). As a matter of fact, the figure on the left represents the 3-dimensional projection of a hypercube.
Exhibit of Un tuffo nella quarta dimensione - Diving in the 4th dimension, Genoa, 2007.

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Objects of the exhibition (From the exhibitions of matematita)
The layout at the magazzini del Cotone, Science Festival 2007, Genova (From the exhibitions of matematita)
Projections of a hypercube (4D geometry)