Message #2786

From: Melinda Green <>
Subject: Re: [MC4D] Re: Your expertise
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:01:22 -0700

Welcome, Ben!

I didn’t realize that you are building a *shared* virtual 4D world.
That’s very audacious! Be sure to place a 4D Rubik’s cube on your coffee
table so users can help each other to learn to solve it! It can get
lonely doing it the normal way. :-D


On 10/23/2013 6:18 PM, Ben Blohowiak wrote:
> Hello!
> I’m new to the group and sorry to be late to what looks like a cool
> party. Like some of you, I’ve made my way here because of my general
> interest in the fourth dimension, not only as an object of
> understanding, but also as a sort of frontier to conquer. To solve the
> 4D puzzle is to win.
> By day I work as a simulation technology specialist at the University
> of Virginia. On my own time, however, I’m part of an open source
> collaboration called Hyperland that is building a simulation of
> four-dimensional space and a user interface so that users can interact
> with 4D objects and other users moving in 4D. The project’s web
> content is hosted and maintained on a platform known as the Open
> Science Framework, which is supported by the Center for Open Science,
> for which I have done some volunteer work. You can learn more about
> all of the above (including me) via the link below:
> Best,
> Ben