Cracking the code: how patterns make you more mindful – The Guardian


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Cult blog Patternity reveals the hidden geometry in everything from galaxies to flamingos. But how can looking at manhole covers make you more mindful? Pattern-obsessives Anna Murray and Grace Winteringham reveal all

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"The mathematician's patterns, like the painter's or the poet's, must be beautiful; the ideas, like the colours or the words, must fit together in a harmonious way. " G H Hardy, A Mathematician's Apology (London 1941).

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