Monday Mandelbrot Madness VI

Lightning - click to enlarge.

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The Mandelbrot set contains infinitesimally narrow filaments that branch and twist along its boundaries. These jagged features, called dendrites for their visual similarity to tree roots, remind me of lightning on a stormy night.

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2 Responses to Monday Mandelbrot Madness VI

  1. Sam says:

    I generated this colorful rendering of the Mandelbrot set shortly after I learned of this great man’s passing:

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