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Re: OT hypercube (was: Con-other)

From:Peter Collier <petecollier@...>
Date:Friday, May 30, 2008, 21:16
From: "John Vertical" <johnvertical@...>
Sent: Friday, May 30, 2008 9:58 PM
To: <CONLANG@...>
Subject: Re: OT hypercube (was: Con-other)

> Curved volume is still somewhat understandable; I can just > wrap my brains around the surface-less but closed hypersurface (volume) of > a > hypersphere - but how this then divides hyperspace into one open and one > closed component, I'm just not seeing.
You're one up on me there - I understand the concept of what a hypersphere should be, but if I try to think anywhere beyond, "oh yeah, a 4D sphere" my brain just returns "> System Error. Abort, Retry, Fail ?" before melting and running out of my ears. P.