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Brain Pickings
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The Guardian

Torquigener albomaculosus

04/19/2016

Scientists recently solved a 20-year-old mystery under the sea and discovered a new fish. Intricate ‘crop circles’ with geometric designs about six feet (2 meters) in diameter were found on the seafloor off the coast of Amami-Ōshima Island. They turn out to be the work of this new species of pufferfish. Males construct these circles Read More

The Nearest Geometry Comes To Music

09/26/2014

In the 1960s an American architecture professor, William Huff, coined the term ‘parquet deformation’ to mean a regular pattern of tiles that transforms as you go from left to right whilst maintaining the regularity of the tiling. Huff never made any floors like this – he was interested in the way that the pattern must Read More