The Y5 Project

Pentagonal symmetry (5) is rooted deep within us and found in many living things and the way they grow. 

“Pentagonal symmetry has long been revered due to its profound insight into living nature and to the powerful psychological hold it has upon people throughout the world” 

Schneider M.S. P.97 A beginners guide to constructing the Universe.  1994. Harper Collins New York 

… a 10 year old: “Some shapes have a special pattern of five sides or five corners, like a starfish or a flower. These shapes are very important because they can teach us a lot about how living things grow and survive. Many people also admire these shapes because they make them feel curious and inspired.”