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Chaos Theory and

Fractals
Chaos Theory

“Can the flap of a butterfly's wings in


Brazil set off a tornado in Texas?”
Edward Lorenz
Fractals
“Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones,
coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor
does lightning travel in a straight line.”
Benoit Mandelbrot

“Mountains are not pyramids and trees are not


cones.”
Thomasina, page 112 (Arcadia)