This fractal, Cells Alive, is a winner at “Benoît Mandelbrot Fractal Art Contest It will show in “International Congress of Mathematicians Hyderabad, India. Click in the fractal to see it with more resolution.
Spiral Fantasy ___ by Alfred Laing ___ Fractals are so purty! Here are the winners of the 2007 Second International Benoit Mandelbrot Fractal Art Contest, which was named after the Father of Fractal Geometry himself
Notice the similarity of this fractal to pictures of the earth and other planets from space. Some "statistical fitting" would make this mathematical model be even closer to the space pictures through the appropriate selection of parameters.