Nature by numbers

There are some beautiful images in this video showing the math behind the shapes.

 

2 Responses to “Nature by numbers”

  1. Don Hutton Says:

    I never saw that relationship to spirals before! Thanks!

  2. monado Says:

    Sunflowers have spirals going both ways, one set tighter than the other.

    I’m still trying to get the math behind the cells in a dragonfly’s wing.


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