# IFS Fractals in Canvas #3

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Someone mentioned in a comment over at http://www.25lines.com that Math.random() should be outlawed.

At first I didn’t agree, but there’s truth in the fact that there are much more interesting patterns to be gained by abandoning random and getting unpredictable coordinates otherwise. Here I’m using a Pickover strange attractor.

Discovered here:

http://www.subblue.com/blog/2008/9/25/gumowski-mira_patterns

but grabbed the formula here:

http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/StrangeAttractorOfGumowskiMira/

and made my own app.

One million particles plotted via formulas revised from Computers and the Imagination by Clifford Pickover.