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Moslem tilers were hundreds of years ahead of their time

Moslem tilers were hundreds of years ahead of their time

作者:古庄叵  时间:2019-03-14 07:18:17  人气:

MEDIEVAL Islamic tilers, long renowned for the beauty of their designs, now seem to have been even more skilled than we appreciated. Working with only a straight edge and compasses, they managed to create intricate geometric patterns that wouldn’t be understood by western mathematicians for at least 500 years. They did it, says Peter Lu of Harvard University,