An expert in complexity explains how mathematical fractals shape our world — including lungs, earthquakes, and wealth – Alternet.org

Mitchell Newberry, University of MichiganBreathe. As your lungs expand, air fills 500 million tiny alveoli, each a fraction of a millimeter across. As you exhale, these millions of tiny breaths merge effortlessly through larger and larger airways into one ultimate breath.

Source: An expert in complexity explains how mathematical fractals shape our world — including lungs, earthquakes, and wealth – Alternet.org

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