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Fantastic Freaking Fractals!

By Vadim Newquist Mar 29, 2013

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So what is a fractal exactly? Wikipedia describes it as "a mathematical set that has a fractal dimension that usually exceeds its topological dimension and may fall between the integers." If that description did nothing but confuse you, don't worry, it confuses the heck out of us too!

Picture by Jérémie Brunet

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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