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Sierpinski love


Sierpinski love

At Internet Superhighway a pair of internet revolutionaries. Drew up this fractal heart based on the Sierpinski trangle on the whiteboards provided by Mel, Greg and Olin crew.  Pretty cool, but so far my favorite take on the subject were the fractal cookies from Evil Mad Scientist(s).

Hrrm, now for Sierpinski heart cookies?

My memes are overwhelming.

Spam that got my hopes up 2
5th of November


  1. nikki

    November 3, 2008 @ 9:49 pm


    They were going to use it to teach Tank how to love.

  2. Mel

    November 14, 2008 @ 11:16 am


    This was on the “what do you want to learn?” board, and somebody (who I now suppose was Tank) had written “how to love,” and so we answered.

    At the top right of the picture you can see part of an argument between myself and Randall on how to draw a Sierpinski tetrahedron (he was right; I had started from the wrong polyhedron for the negative space instead of iterating positively with tetrahedrons).

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    November 14, 2008 @ 4:26 pm


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