Wandering Outwardly on a Fractal

Wandering Outwardly on a Fractal

Implications of Fractals Written & Illustrated by Laura Maaske, MSc.BMC, Medical Illustrator & Medical Animator| e-Textbook Designer     I was thinking about this quote: “Primary experiences describe the general shape of not zooming into a fractal, but rather, zooming out of a fractal, with original experiences feeling more distant, yet ever layered into the ... Read More »

Fractal as Pattern-teacher

Fractal as Pattern-teacher

And yet relation appears, A small relation expanding like the shade Of a cloud on sand, a shape on the side of a hill. -Wallace Stevens, “Connoisseur of Chaos” .           What are your favorite fractals? For me, simply to list my favorite fractals together, knowing they all share something in ... Read More »

Nature & Patterns | Science, Medicine, Art, & Photography

Nature & Patterns | Science, Medicine, Art, & Photography

What can we learn about the design of the universe, as we look to the body for clues? My question finds me at a somewhat broken place where I have observed a great deal of disconnectedness. But recently I am beginning to observe in those same patterns, a common architecture. I wonder if this sense is real. I want to find design parallels using science, art, philosophy and all the truth traditions as tools. I want my professional life and my personal life to lead me down this path of exploration. Read More »