golden ratio

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue is an new iconic structure rising at the corner of 56th Street in midtown Manhattan (thanks to Darrell for bringing it to my attention). When completed in 2015 it will be the tallest residential tower in the Western hemisphere and the second tallest building in New York… Read More »432 Park Avenue

Tao of the Tau

Tau is the Greek letter T or τ in lower case. The symbol τ was used in mathematics to represent the golden ratio until the Greek letter Phi (Φ) gained prominance (after the first letter of Phidias, acclaimed sculptor of the Parthenon). Tau is also known as the symbol representing the ratio… Read More »Tao of the Tau