Skip Navigation

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Browse Resources

Needlework

Resources
View Resource BBC News: Mathematicians Crochet Chaos

This article from BBC News discusses how two mathematicians made a crochet model of chaos. The mathematicians, whose research focuses on developing a computer model to describe complex surfaces, were able to represent the Lorenz equations using 25,511 crochet stitches. The pattern was published in the journal Mathematics Intelligencer and the mathematicians are challenging others to repeat the...

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/education/4099615.stm