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25 Facts about the Great Pyramid of Giza

By Ivan | Ancient Code

The Great Pyramid a true masterpiece and has rightly earned the title of a “Wonder”. It was built with such precision that our current technology cannot replicate it.   982 more words

History

What is the Golden Ratio?

Photocredits : @ mode_listharvepino , Sashkin

Leonardo Pisano Bigollo also known as Leonardo Fibonacci (meaning son of Bonnaci)  was an Italian mathematician who was revered for bringing the… 588 more words

Art

How the golden ratio and the Fibonacci sequence are connected

Recall that the golden ratio is a special irrational number that is approximately equal to 1.618.  It appears frequently in geometry, art, and architecture.

Also recall that the Fibonacci sequence is the series of numbers: 245 more words

Mathematics

Haiku: Sacred Geometry

seeking
infinity
the snail’s shell

(Image courtesy of Carpe Diem Haiku Kai)

Written for Carpe Diem #1233 Geometric patterns

“Also known as Phi, the Golden Mean, or the Golden Section, the Golden Ratio was revered as the mathematical law or representation of beauty by the Greeks. 101 more words

Writing

THE GOLDEN RATIO

The Golden Ratio is one of the most famous numbers. One gets used to “seeing” this
number everywhere: in the Parthenon and in the Great Pyramids, in the proportions of the… 23 more words

Mathematics

Beauty...

…it’s all around us.

Different people see different things as beautiful. Some people think perfection is beautiful, whilst other see imperfections as beauty. Some believe in the Golden Ratio, and some believe that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. 153 more words