Saturday, March 5, 2011

Stunning Images of Spontaeous Self-Similarity (even more extremely cool natural fractals)

"Earth’s Most Stunning Natural Fractal Patterns"
(Wired Science)

"Fractal Geometry"
(Yale University: Michael Frame, Benoit Mandelbrot (1924-2010), and Nial Neger)

"Captivating Fractals Found In Nature
" (Web Ecoist)

"Fractals Found On Earth" (The Fractal Foundation):

Lena River Delta (image from NASA)

Aleutian Vortex (image from AskNature.Org)

If that's still not enough natural fractals for you, look here.

1 comment:

Kyle Lovett said...

Awesome! Love these kinds of photos. I plugged this post on twitter, so hope you'll see some traffic. :-)