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Sense of Scale

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Having magnified the image 10 times, the first thing you might notice, beyond the great "V" of blue, is that the icon—our fractal flea—reappears, in smaller form, all along the edge of the flea. Our flea is positively infested with Mandelbrot-set icons, which get tinier and tinier as your eye drifts down into the crease. Swift would like where this is going, don't you think?


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