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How the Golden Ratio Manifests in Nature

How the Golden Ratio Manifests in Nature

Leary, C. (2019, December 3). How the Golden Ratio Manifests in Nature. Treehugger. https://www.treehugger.com/how-golden-ratio-manifests-nature-4869736

The universe may be chaotic and unpredictable, but it's also a highly organized physical realm bound by the laws of mathematics. One of the most fundamental (and strikingly beautiful) ways these laws manifest is through the golden ratio. It's not hard to find examples of this logarithmic phenomenon in nature — whether it's a simple houseplant (like the aloe plant) or an expansive spiral galaxy (like the spiral galaxy, Messier 83), they all originate from the same mathematical concepts. To continue reading, follow the link above.