Tag Archives: Hexagon

Circles And Hexagons And Models, Oh My

A question of how to fit a round climate process peg into a square climate model hole, and could hexagonal grid cells help. Continue reading

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Hexagon on Earth?

It looks like polar hexagons are a consequence of a polar projection of close packed cyclones at just the right aspect ratio such that curves on the surface become lines in projection. At least, that’s the Smith Theory Of Planetary Hexagons… Continue reading

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