@JordiGH That looks less practical than the Star Trek beaker mugs. :blobglarenervous:

@Jo They worked so hard to see if they could increase their topological genus that they never stopped to think if they should.

@sl2c Genus 2! Looks like a donut but it's not one!

@JordiGH wasn't sure if it was genus 2 or 3 since the donut opened in a weird way

@sl2c Classification theorem of 2-dimensional orientable surfaces says everything is a sphere with handles, so if you just count whatever looks like a handle, you have the genus:


@sl2c Well, for closed surfaces, if we look at the rim of the cup as not really being a boundary.

@JordiGH yeah it's just easy to miscount if you're unsure about inside/outside like I was

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