acebauer (acebauer) wrote,
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Möbius strip bagel

I've been intrigued by Möbius strips ever since childhood. There's something wonderful about a 3-D object that has only one surface.

Mobius strip

M.C. Escher famously drew these in his many visually intriguing works.

M.C. Escher M�bius strip

Now there's something to satisfy both the foodie and mathematician in me: a Möbius strip bagel!

bagel cut into a Moebius strip

Click here to see how it's done.

Thank you to the sculptor George W. Hart for bringing us this mathematically correct breakfast. And thank you Teresa Nielsen Hayden for the link.
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