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Nature By Numbers

08 07.10
“A Movie Inspired On Numbers, Geometry And Nature”

Artists and architects have used since ancient times many geometrical and mathematical properties: we could take some examples simply by observing the refined use of the proportions by architects from Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome or other Renaissance artists like Michelangelo, Da Vinci or Raphael.

But what is more surprising for me is that many of these properties and mathematical developments are also present in NATURE. We could find countless cases, but I wanted to refer to only three of them on this short animation: The Fibonacci Series and Spiral / The Golden and Angle Ratios / The Delaunay Triangulation and Voronoi Tessellations.

Cristobal Vila, Saragossa, Spain, 2010


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Enigma – Gravity of Love HD Footage

08 07.10
Most Beautiful Places On Earth

Irreversibly more than one in ten of all plants and animals today will become extinct because of global warming gases already released into the atmosphere.

Scientists estimate that if mankind continues to burn oil, coal and gas at the current rate, one in every three animals will be doomed by the year 2050.

Scientists estimate that if current deforestation rates continue that all the rain forests will be destroyed by the year 2060.

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Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity | Video on TED.com

04 06.10

TED Talk’s Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

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Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution! | Video on TED.com

04 06.10

TED Talks:  In this poignant, funny follow-up to his hugely popular 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning — creating conditions where children’s natural talents can flourish.

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