1&6 Geometry in Nature

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Geometry is used in nature in many ways, mainly in shapes in nature, like the pentagon, the circle, the triangle, etc. If you look closely you can see lots of shapes in nature. Geometry in nature is are usually found in repeating patterns like leaf veins and many others.
- http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_geometry_in_nature

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examples of geomatry in nature external image subcategory_15_2.jpgexternal image PCX4812.gifexternal image geometry_in_nature.JPGexternal image 007khd-17134884.jpgexternal image mandellarge.pngexternal image 125.jpgexternal image 160416-medium.jpg
A fractal is a rough or fragmented geometric that can be split into parts, each of which is a reduced-size copy of the whole. Roots of mathematical interest in fractals can be traced back to the late 19th Century; however, the term "fractal" was coined by Benoit Madlebrot in 1975 and was derived from the Latin fractus meaning "broken" or "fractured.-

Fractal generator
(fractal game)

picture1 pyramid- http://admin.satyacenter.com/item_files/subcategory_15_2.jpg
picture2 snowflake-http://www.charlesgilchrist.com/SGEO/Mandalas/PCX4812.gif
picture3- weird looking flower-http://www.charlesgilchrist.com/SGEO/Mandalas/PCX4812.gif
picture4 leif veins-http://static.photo.net/attachments/bboard/007/007khd-17134884.jpg
picture5 fractal-http://www.cs.rit.edu/~ark/mandellarge.png
picture6 bee hive-http://www.usefilm.com/images/6/2/6/626/160416-medium.jpg
picture7- pointy flower thing with a beetle on it-http://www.wunderground.com/data/wximagenew/p/pjpix/125.jpg