Posted on February 11, 2010 at 5:00pm
Fractal geometry swept through popular culture notably around the turn of the millennium. Many have a sense of fractals as the most visual aspect of chaos theory, coined by mathematician, Benoit Mandelbrot. On some level fractals and other aspects of chaos theory seem difficult if not impossible to exactly pin down, even by many scientists, yet intuitively the essence is easily grasped.
Almost any kid in a high chair notices that broccoli looks like little trees. It also resembles the… Continue