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  1. #1 Mathematical constants in Nature 
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    What mathematical constants have been discovered in nature so far?

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    What exactly do you mean? In a broad sense, all mathematical constants are found in nature by definition--they're found in whatever context in which they arise.


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    I was referring to those found in living organisms, like the golden number.
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    Well. for emaple it's been discovered that the seeds in sunflowers are arranged in accordance with the fibonacci numbers.
    To continue, the proportions o fmany organisms have some connection to the golden ratio.
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    Are there any others?
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