“Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.”


1924 — 2010

Mandelbrot, “the artist mathematician”, the father of fractal geometry passed away last week, on the 14th of October at 85 ! A great man -a scientist- who, among others, gave the “Theory of Complexity/Chaos Theory” its mathematical foundation!

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