Have you heard of the Fibonacci sequence? It’s a mathematical property that appears in so many natural places like seeds and flowers.
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Don’t ask me to explain it–I’ll only confuse myself.
Instead check out this article on sculptures constructed from 3D printers that illustrate the principle.
I found this link thanks to MAEOE (Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education–a fine organization of which I am a part). There are some great ideas on this Land Art site. Check it out.
A new challenge is forthcoming, but in the meantime check out these very cool pieces: Click here
I’ve got an essay coming soon, but in the meantime, check out this contest which is right in line with this blog.
If you know any young person up to age 19, pass this along to him or her.