March 21 -080

ContextFree. Snowflake #1.

Snowflakes are at once geometrically simple and incredibly intricate. They have captivated scientists since the early 1600s. The seminal mathematical paper on snowflakes was written by H. von Koch in 1904. A 2D snowflake script is a fairly simple set of commands. However the CF program was able to develop16,124,312 shapes in this particular iteration.

I was wondering do snowflakes have to be white? The question that came up then was – why is the object starting to look like a molten bronze artifact from an ancient civilization?