Last week I got chatting to Étienne Ghys, a wonderful French mathematician who was in Edinburgh showing us his new films about Chaos. We told him about Botanica Mathematica and he said “You c…
thatveiledgazelle: “ “how to construct nested hilbert curves” naked geometry 2012 this is the curve that the brain uses to organize it’s neurons! ”
The Awesome Tree
Hi all, Back from the Seminar in Rochester Michigan. It all went well...turned in papers and albums, took some of my oral exams, organized my math pictures (finally, thank you Brian!) and presented my philosophy tree! A huge thanks to Jeff at Young Minds at Play for this custom work and help, including the charts, interpreting my not so great computer chicken scratch drawings. Everyone loved the manipulative "Tree" based on the Montessori Pythagorean plates. And...the best part is that it…
Ernst ChladniKlangfiguren, 1787 One of Chladni’s best-known achievements was inventing a technique to show the various modes of vibration of a rigid surface. First published in 1787 in his book...
Math Monday: Sierpinski tetrahedron | Make:
Sierpinski tetrahedron By George Hart for the Museum of Mathematics A classic 3D fractal is the Sierpinski tetrahedron, which is a tetrahedron of