Tag Archives: geometry

Structures in nature maybe inbuilt geometrics

In the past people have marvelled at the intricacy of nature and at times have attributed it to some kind of divine power. ‘How could something so perfect and complex,’  they would ask, ‘be created by chance?’

Now a team of scientists in Russia have shown how electroplating if left unchecked can create structures remarkably similar to structures of leaves, trees, buds and corals, suggesting that the patterns in nature may be following some kind of geometric formula.

The shapes created truly looked like unscented gardens.