Fractals: The Colors of Infinity DVD
Narrated by Arthur C. Clarke
The Mandelbrot set, sometimes called "the thumbprint of God," is one of the most beautiful discoveries in the history of math. With Arthur C. Clarke as narrator, this program interviews many of today's leading mathematicians, including Mandelbrot. See how simple formulas can lead to complicated results, and the revolution in thought resulting from Mandelbrot's discovery. The Mandelbrot set suggests that the real universe may, indeed, go on forever. 52 minutes. DVD only.