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Catalog Number BDVD 2011
Barcode 5 060106 960108
Language English
Run Time 52:16 / 52:13 / 52:06 / 16:39
Notes Colours Of Infinity presented by Arthur C. Clarke with music by David Gilmour delves into the wonderful world of the Mandelbrot set and fractal geometry: a discovery that could only be realised with advanced computers; without which they could never be seen. A simple mathematical formula has led to amazing uses in all branches of science, medicine, computer graphics, weather reporting and analysis, geography, topography and even economics.

Clouds Are Not Sphere tells the story of the life and work of BenoƮt Mandelbrot. A great innovator and discoverer of the Mandelbrot set and fractal geometry, Mandelbrot is a highly regarded maverick mathematician.

Is God A Number? a fascinating account of the science of mathematics and its connection to mind and consciousness. Presented by Michael Barnsley, featuring Roger Penrose, the film looks at the mystery of consciousness, whilst exploring the links between mathematics, mind and the physical, observable universe.
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