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Researchers link patterns seen in spider silk, melodies
Date:12/8/2011

n has only a minor effect on the harmonic quality of the whole sequence."

"The seemingly incredible gap between spider silk and music is no wider than the gap between the two disparate mathematical fields of geometry think of triangles and spheres and algebra, which uses variables and equations," Spivak says. "Yet category theory's first success in the 1940s was to express a rigorous mathematical analogy between these two domains and to use it to prove new theorems about complex geometric shapes by importing existing theorems from algebra. It remains to be seen whether our olog will yield such striking results; however, the foundation for such an inquiry is now in place."


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Contact: Denise Brehm
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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