The Scaled Fractal nature of Nature

William Blake (1757 - 1827) To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour... -'Auguries of Innocence' My Fractal Journey It all started, I suppose  now when I look back, when I was about seven…

Galaxies undergo major ‘Metamorphosis’ as well…

Herschel images of a small fraction of the galaxies analyzed in the new study. The images have a size of 5 x 5 arcsec2. The circle has a radius of 1.5 arcsec. Image credit: Stephen Eales et al. Isn't it peculiar that there are universal scaling laws and predictable growth/evolutionary patterns - as applied to…

Part Five: How Reptilian are you? (if it didn’t happen by Neo-Darwinian means, how did evolution occur?) series

*Note: this article has been updated since its original posting as more supporting info emerged and incorporated into the ongoing series on alternative evolution. Part Five Well, if it didn't happen by Neo-Darwinian means, how did evolution occur? How Reptilian are YOU? I am sure we have often heard the expression that you have a…