I am trying to find a way to make half an icosphere slowly fall apart without having to animate all the faces manually as individual objects. Physics doesn't matter but they should rotate as they fall. I imagine this is possible with geometry nodes somehow but I can't figure it out. enter image description here


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ok, i really liked the challenge and needed several hours ;) here is a working node setup:

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    $\begingroup$ This is beautiful. Thank you! $\endgroup$
    – frrv2112
    Commented Mar 1, 2022 at 15:22
  • $\begingroup$ You are welcome $\endgroup$
    – Chris
    Commented Mar 1, 2022 at 15:25
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    $\begingroup$ Heroic :) Now the challenge is to crunch it down to 6 nodes XD $\endgroup$
    – Robin Betts
    Commented Mar 1, 2022 at 15:39
  • $\begingroup$ Thank you! That you write that - means a lot to me! It still looks like it is far from being perfect...and yes...you can use less nodes, i am sure. I was just happy that it worked...... kind of... ;) $\endgroup$
    – Chris
    Commented Mar 1, 2022 at 15:44

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