# The golden mean

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The Golden Ratio is a mathematical relationship in which the ratio of the larger portion to the smaller is the same as the larger portion to the whole. While the number itself is irrational and goes on indefinitely, it is usually rounded to 1.618.

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The Golden Ratio ~ There is one thing that ancient Greeks, Renaissance artists, a 17th century astronomer and 21st century architects all have in common .. they all used the Golden Mean, otherwise known as the Golden Ratio, Divine Proportion, or Golden Section. Precisely, this is the number 1.61803399 (Pi), represented by the Greek letter Phi, and truly unique in its mathematical properties, its prevalence throughout nature, and its ability to achieve a perfect aesthetic composition.

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Geometric patterns found in nature are so amazing! #fibbonccispiral

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Subdivisions of the square according to the golden mean חלוקות של רבוע לפי חתך הזהב

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Tree of Life From Kether to Malkuth

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Fibonacci numbers can also be seen in the arrangement of seeds on flower heads. Nature can also make illusions.

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Gurney Journey: Mythbusting the Golden Mean, Part 1 http://gurneyjourney.blogspot.co.uk/2013/01/mythbusting-golden-mean-part-1.html

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