On July 27th, researchers at the University of Seville published an article describing a new geometric solid: The Scutoid!
It’s essentially a prism with
n sides on one cap, and
n + 1 on the other, with one Y-shaped edge to connect the extra vertex. It occurs very frequently in living organisms’ cell structure, but has gone greatly unnoticed until now. Here’s a quick article about it.
I guess we gotta start working on a new