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Ron Eglash:
Рон Еглаш за африканските фрактали

TEDGlobal 2007 · 16:57 · Filmed Jun 2007
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"Аз съм математик и бих желал да застана на вашия покрив." Така Рон Еглаш поздравил много африкански семейства, които срещнал докато проучвал фракталните мотиви, които той забелязал в селата из континента.

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Ron Eglash is an ethno-mathematician: he studies the way math and cultures intersect. He has shown that many aspects of African design — in architecture, art, even hair braiding — are based on perfect fractal patterns. Full bio
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