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Immersed in Klein Bottles

10:52am, February 14, 2001

"Need a zero-volume bottle? Searching for a one-sided surface? Want the ultimate in nonorientability?"

The intriguing subject of these cryptic entreaties is a bizarre mathematical object known as a Klein bottle, discovered in 1882 by German mathematician Felix Klein (1849-1925).

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