October 24, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

broccoli romanesco fractal

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As some of you readers know, in addition to being a scientist, I’m also an avid gardener and photographer. Every now and then I do posts on gardening or photography. I feel like I bring a scientist’s eye to the garden and that was true a few days ago when I captured the above picture of Broccoli Romanesco. Both normal people and scientists have been wowed at the fractal patterns in nature for centuries. This winter I mainly planted regular broccoli and cauliflower but threw …Read More