What’s a fractal?
Just one of the main building blocks of the universe. Known as ‘God’s thumbprint,’ these simple math formulas reveal the intricate recursive patterns found within nature, yet still remain one of science’s best-kept secrets. Follow along as we explore the contours, curiosities and creator of this beautiful wonder of the computer age.
"A fractal is a way of seeing infinity." —Benoit B. Mandelbrot
Meet the Fellows
April 10, 2014.
What’s being made in the world today?
It’s Day 2 of the Masters. And like the golfers, we’re just getting warmed up. Watch Dispatches No.9 through No.19 during the first break in play starting at 3PM. Or on YouTube.