Could a planet have only one pole?

Everyone knows about The Mobius Strip, the loop of paper with a twist in the middle that has only one surface. Now imagine taking a disk and gluing its edge to the edge of the Mobius strip. This will give you a Boy Surface, and one of the weirdest planets conceivable. » 12/09/11 10:40am 12/09/11 10:40am

Chemists fold DNA into Möbius strips

Möbius strips are special loops that only have one continuous side. Now we've built the smallest Möbius strips ever - out of DNA. Here you can see the nanometer-sized DNA loops, folded like origami. » 10/04/10 7:30am 10/04/10 7:30am

Möbius Strip Library Adds a Twist to Kazakh Architecture

BIG Architects recently unveiled their unusual design for a new library to be built in Astana, Kazakhstan: a twisting infinite loop designed to maximize natural lighting for the library and shading for the interior corridor. » 8/27/09 11:52am 8/27/09 11:52am