“I find the ideas in the fractals, both as a body of knowledge and as a metaphor, an incredibly important way of looking at the world.”  – Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore, New York Times, Wednesday, June 21, 2000, discussing some of the “big think” questions that intrigue him. A fractal is a symetrical compositionsContinue reading “Fractals”

Poetry for Nerds

T’was the Internet Night Before Christmas ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Net, There were hacker’s a surfing. Nerds? Yeah, you bet. The e-mails were stacked by the modem with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. Snowman The newbies were nestled all snug by their screens, While visionsContinue reading “Poetry for Nerds”