Ron Eglash:
Ron Eglash sobre os Fractais Africanos

TEDGlobal 2007 · 16:57 · Filmed Jun 2007
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"Eu sou um matemático e gostaria de subir no seu telhado." Foi assim que Ron Eglash cumprimentou várias famílias africanas enquanto pesquisava os padrões africanos de fractais que ele percebeu por todo o continente.

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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