Fibonacci's Daughter

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a true report from the invisible world



Leonardo de Pisa, Fibonacci


was a mathematician who codified number sequences and spatial relationships of objects found in nature and used by ancient architects.  His book, Liber abaci, was influential in the adoption of Arabic numerals.

The Fibonacci numbers are
0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, ... (add the last two to get the next)

The golden section and related numbers are:
061803 39887... and 161803 39887...