Geometry in nature

Discover the fascinating world of geometry in nature and how it shapes the stunning landscapes around us. Explore top ideas that showcase the intricate patterns and symmetry found in the natural world.
I was curious, so I analyzed the geometry of the peacock's tail-feather display.  Turns out the shape is a symmetrical phyllotaxis, which is somewhat surprising.   Most phyllotaxis patterns in nature (like on pinecones, pineapples and sunflowers) have spirals of adjacent Fibonacci numbers (usually 5, 8, 13 or 21), but the peacock's feathers have the same count of spirals in both directions! Nature, Fractals, Sacred Geometry, Fibonacci Spiral, Fibonacci In Nature, Fractal Geometry, Spirals In Nature, Fibonacci, Fractals In Nature

I was curious, so I analyzed the geometry of the peacock's tail-feather display. Turns out the shape is a symmetrical phyllotaxis, which is somewhat surprising. Most phyllotaxis patterns in nature (like on pinecones, pineapples and sunflowers) have spirals of adjacent Fibonacci numbers (usually 5, 8, 13 or 21), but the peacock's feathers have the same count of spirals in both directions!

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Nyssa Skorji
Architecture, Nature, Texture, Cactus, Art, Fractals In Nature, Organic Structure, Geometry In Nature, Geometric Nature

Symmetry is usually defined as a sense of "balanced proportions" or "the quality of having parts that match each other," especially in an attractive way. And, when you think about it, it is all around us. Whether we look at human beings, architecture, art, or biology, there’s nothing more fascinating than seeing how the world is full of perfect forms and harmony.

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Bill Volpa
Dandelion seeds Sacred Geometry, Fractals, Mandalas, Fibonacci Spiral, Fibonacci Sequence, Patterns In Nature, Fractals In Nature, Geometry In Nature, Sacred

So, well into our third project now, and it's just starting to get really interesting. We'll be transforming a concept of pattern into a 3-D printed model. It's going to be really, really cool, and I can't wait to get my model printed for me! It's just such a cool concept of design! You can create something on the computer and then have a machine make it for you. That idea is just fantastic, and seems almost otherworldly. So, for this new project, a lot of the inspiration is going to come…

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Wendy Rodriguez