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Exploratorium's Complexity

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Visit this site: http://www.exploratorium.edu/complexity/

Author:The Exploratorium
Description: A collection of information related to the Turbulent Landscapes exhibit at the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco. Includes a timeline of important developments in the study of chaos, complexity, and dynamics, and CompLexicon, a guide to key concepts, people, and terms. See, in particular the Java animation of the Lorentz butterfly, which demonstrates "sensitive dependence on initial conditions."

Levels: High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Museums, Field Trips, Dictionaries, Glossaries, Thesauri, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Dynamical Systems, Art, Geology, Physics

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