The Beauty of Numbers in Nature: Mathematical Patterns and Principles From the Natural World download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ian Stewart

The Beauty of Numbers in Nature: Mathematical Patterns and Principles From the Natural World download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ian Stewart year 2017
  • Book name: The Beauty of Numbers in Nature: Mathematical Patterns and Principles From the Natural World
  • Author: Ian Stewart
  • Release date: 2017/8/14
  • Publisher: THE IVY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781782404712
  • Rating: 8.92 of 10
  • Votes: 466
  • Review by: Ariadne Provost
  • Review rating: 8.24 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/5
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 'This is a marvellous book, not only because of its abundance of colour pictures, but also because of the knowledgeable text written in Stewart's pleasing style that is never pedantic, always informative and smooth.' - European Mathematical Society Think of a zebra's stripes, the complexities of a spider's web, the uniformity of desert dunes, or the spirals in a sunflower head ... think of a snowflake. The Beauty of Numbers in Nature shows how life on Earth forms the principles of mathematics. Starting with the simplest patterns, each chapter looks at a different kind of patterning system and the mathematics that underlies it. In doing so the book also uncovers some universal patterns, both in nature and man-made, from the basic geometry of ancient Greece to the visually startling fractals that we are familiar with today. Elegantly illustrated, The Beauty of Numbers in Nature is an illuminating and engaging vision of how the apparently cold laws of mathematics find expression in the beauty of nature.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H18M55S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Popular Science
  • Available formats: PDF, DOCX, WORD, DOC, PML, EPUB, TXT, TIFF. Compressed in JAR, CBC, RAR, ARJ, ZIP, TAR.GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.30 USD
  • Dimensions: 168x240x22mm
  • Weight: 703g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Lewes, United Kingdom
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