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|"In nature, we find patterns, designs and structures from the most minuscule particles, to expressions of life discernible by human eyes, to the greater cosmos. These inevitably follow geometrical archetypes, which reveal to us the nature of each form and its vibrational resonances. They are also symbolic of the underlying metaphysical principle of the inseparable relationship of the part to the whole. It is this principle of oneness underlying all geometry that permeates the architecture of all form in its myriad diversity..." The sphere; the circle; the point; the square root of two; the golden ratio / golden mean / divine proportion; The square root of 3 and the Vesica Piscis; spirals; toroids; dimensionality; fractals and recursive geometries; perfect right angles; the Platonic solids; the Archimedean solids; Stellations of the Platonic and Archimedean solids; Metatron's cube; the Flower of Life.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Math Topics:||Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Fractals, Higher-Dimensional Geometry|
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