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How Long Is the Coast of Britain?

Being a language, mathematics may be used not only to inform but also, among other things, to seduce. Benoît B. Mandelbrot
Fractal From Latin, fractus. Broken, shattered.


A rectifiable curve




Four iterations of a Peano's curve construction, whose limit is a space-filling curve.



Four iterations of the Koch snowflake. This fractal is strongly self-similar.


If you are fond of pictures and nice animations, you can watch this wonderful video by 3Blue1Brown on the same topic (more or less).



In direzione ostinata e contraria

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