Fractals Will Prevent Internet Cat Photo Shortage

The Julia Set. Image: Public Domain.

Don’t worry, this article in Scientific American explains how fractal geometry will save us from any possible future shortage of cute cat photos on the internet. I know you were concerned about that, so I wanted to set your mind at ease. The Julia set, in particular, can be made into a cat, so we can revel in the cat cuteness as well as the mathematical beauty.

Fractals will save us all!

(Read the article to see the cat fractal.)

Jenny Bristol is an Editor at GeekDad and a founding Director at GeekMom. She is a lifelong geek who spends her time learning, writing, homeschooling her two wickedly smart kids, losing herself in history, and mastering the art of traveling on a shoestring.