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Romanesco and the Golden Spiral

Some time ago I mentioned that I received one of these in my weekly veggie box..

Actually, that reminds me that a new box is due tomorrow morning… 338 more words

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Argonauta nodosa - Paper Nautilus

Not exactly Maatsuyker Island botany, but … recently I have been studying mathematical patterns in plants  e.g. the Fibonacci sequence and the Golden Ratio. The image often used to illustrate this pattern in nature is the Chambered Nautilus shell.   386 more words

Nautilus: the Golden Marvel

I mentioned last week that I featured a nautilus design in a stained glass panel I made for my granddaughter because of the shell’s meaning to me. 591 more words