Because it’s Friday: 3d Mandelbrot

March 12, 2010

(This article was first published on Revolutions, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

To while away your Friday afternoon, why not explore the nooks and crannies of a 3-D version of the Mandelbrot set:


And here’s how to create your own 2-D Mandelbrot set in R.

To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on their blog: Revolutions. offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming (RStudio, Sweave, LaTeX, SQL, Eclipse, git, hadoop, Web Scraping) statistics (regression, PCA, time series, trading) and more...

If you got this far, why not subscribe for updates from the site? Choose your flavor: e-mail, twitter, RSS, or facebook...


Comments are closed.