Wow, doesn't seem like it's been a year since I saw this: [more]
Polish born mathematician, IBM scientist, father of Fractals, the Chaos Theory, and the Mandelbrot Set, mentor to Nassim (The Black Swan) Taleb- passed at his home, age 85. Brilliant man.
Here is what his Fractal mathematical theory looks like- way cool original works by a guy I used to pal around with in H.S. Jeff is easy to work with if you can come up with a marketable app. Tell him Mark in Reno sent you. Just a few of thousands- explore!
Here is a timely interview on PBS with Taleb-
Benoit Mandelbrot thinks we're all screwed
Also rec this series-Hunting the hidden dimension - pt 1 Regards all. [more]