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Author:Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
Description: Descendent of Two Thirteenth Century Rabbits: A recent mathematical result by Divakar Viswanath, a young computer scientist at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) in Berkeley, California, has put the Fibonacci numbers back in the news and shown a connection between rabbits and the number 1.13198824....

Levels: High School (9-12), College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Fibonacci Sequence

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