(x^2 + y^2 – 1)^3 – (x^2)(y^3) = 0

Geek love From Mental Floss. Science in service of St Valentine:

Ok, that one is not science but math, specifically fractals, more specifically an interpretation of  the Sierpinski triangle from xkcd. (Here’s Mount Sierpinski Mountain in Montana: Earth Science Picture of the Day)

This one is science:

More here:

mental_floss Blog » 12 Science Valentines


About the title: see Wolfram MathWorld


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