No, there are no tricks involved. An optimized cube solver program can actually solve a randomly scrambled rubiks cube in 11 moves! I’ve scrambled the cube myself and solved it in 11 moves, following the program’s instructions. The program is called “Cube Explorer” and it can be downloaded from here.
Plenty of stuff to do with your cube using this program.
Besides solving the cube using minimum moves, this program can help you “scramble” your cube to exactly the state you want it to be. And you can use it to create pretty patterns.
I wasn’t really spending a lot of time on this photo.
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