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Fractals: Nature's Numbers?

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Author:Daryl Hepting, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Description: Exploring the connections between nature and numbers. Contents include: Can numbers describe nature? (musical scales, sunflower heads, coastlines, clouds); Nature's dynamics (predator/prey, butterfly effect, symmetry in chaos, the Mandelbrot set); and Forgeries or the real thing?

Levels: High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Video
Math Topics: Fractals, Biology

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