Mathematical Imagery: Snow and Sand Patterns

The American Mathematical Society has a neat page of large mathematical images that were created by merely walking in snow and sand. For example, here’s a time-lapse of the 9-hour construction of the Mandelbrot set on a beach (in between high tides and oblivious passers-by that walked through the artwork).

Fun with pancakes

I’m not sure who had the idea to cook pancakes like these, but I’m sure glad he/she did.

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Frozen fractals

From 10 Minute Math:

This post was inspired by¬† the line at the 2:47 mark of “Let It Go”, from Disney’s “Frozen”: