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Fractal name?

  1. Sep 22, 2008 #1
    I'm not exactly even sure what group to post this in-- as a child (perhaps 10 years old or so), I happened upon this fractal pattern by folding a piece of paper in half multiple times. Anyway, some years later, when I learned more about fractals, I recognized it for what it was, but I never was able to find out if it had a proper name. Anyone recognize it?

    DaveE
     

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  3. Sep 22, 2008 #2

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  4. Sep 23, 2008 #3
    Woah, thanks! I had remembered "Julia sets", but those were clearly wrong. Neat to see that they even mention the unfolding paper example in the wiki article.

    DaveE
     
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