Because of the amount of information I have accumulated on Fuller's world maps, particularly the icosahedron based map, I have divide the information into many different parts. But first, here is an example of Fuller's Icosahedron based world map (sometime refereed to as the Dymaxion(TM) map.)
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I have published 2 papers on Fuller's maps. The references are:
Here is a list of various information on Fuller's map from which to choose.
General info about Fuller's map
Different apprpaches to the transformation problem
Area distortion of the map
Coordinates for icoashedron the orientation
C language source code for Longitude-Latitude to xy-coordinate transformation
Visual comparison of Fuller's map to the Gnomonic and Snyder's equal area projections.
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