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Earth Cube

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Earth Cube

The Earth is not round – it's a cube! Rubik's Cube version of a sharp-edged globe from Vadim Grishin and Walter Randelshofer.

A cube similar to this version, was created first in 2006 by Vadim Grishin. This cube, created in 2007 by Walter Randelshofer, is using a different satellite image.

«World Map on a Cube». Gnomonic projection. Copyright © 2001-2004 Carlos A. Furuti. All rights reserved – Not for sale. www.progonos.com/furuti. Original composite satellite imagery: NASA's «Blue Marble» (earthobservatory.nasa.gov).

© Walter Randelshofer. All rights reserved.