is a field of study in , with applications in several disciplines including , , , , and . Chaos theory studies the behavior of that are highly sensitive to initial conditions, an effect which is popularly referred to as the . Small differences in in...
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Mesmerizing video of a series of pendulums moving in an out of sync with each other until at the end...well, I won't spoil it.
The path traced out by a point on the edge of a of rolling on the outside of a of . An epicycloid is therefore an with . Epicycloids are given by the
The length of the polygonal spiral is found by noting that the ratio of to of a of sides is
Koalas to the Max, a site made with love by Vadim Ogievetsky for Annie Albagli
Transmissions of Consciousness and States of Being
PASADENA, Calif.—Researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have created a nanoscale crystal device that, for the first time, allows scientists to confine both light and sound vibrations in the same tiny space.
Does your house address start with a 1? According to a strange mathematical law, about 1/3 of house numbers have 1 as their first digit. The same holds true for many other areas that have almost nothing in common: the Dow Jones index history, size of...
The Benoit Mandelbrot Fractal Art Contest 2007 is being held to select artwork for an exhibition late in 2007.