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how can I map patterns in nature using the fibonacci sequence? Answered

I have been studying the fibonacci sequence for about a month and I want to know how to use it. I know that it goes 0,1,1,2,5,8,13 and so on...#



Best Answer 6 years ago

Vi Hart has a fascinating 3 part series on fibonacci in nature.

I've a cartoon somewhere that has two guys looking at the number on a house
"5813", "Ah", says one, "here's Fibonacci's place......"

Count the seeds in a sun flower.

Look at the Romain cauliflower


What do you mean, "use it"?

You can find it by counting anything in spirals - count leaves up a stem, and the leaf above your starting point will be on the series.