It's Hands All The Way Down

So creepy and cool:

And the full creepy YouTube version from which this is pulled:

Your Thoughts?

About Daniel Fincke

Dr. Daniel Fincke  has his PhD in philosophy from Fordham University and spent 11 years teaching in college classrooms. He wrote his dissertation on Ethics and the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche. On Camels With Hammers, the careful philosophy blog he writes for a popular audience, Dan argues for atheism and develops a humanistic ethical theory he calls “Empowerment Ethics”. Dan also teaches affordable, non-matriculated, video-conferencing philosophy classes on ethics, Nietzsche, historical philosophy, and philosophy for atheists that anyone around the world can sign up for. (You can learn more about Dan’s online classes here.) Dan is an APPA  (American Philosophical Practitioners Association) certified philosophical counselor who offers philosophical advice services to help people work through the philosophical aspects of their practical problems or to work out their views on philosophical issues. (You can read examples of Dan’s advice here.) Through his blogging, his online teaching, and his philosophical advice services each, Dan specializes in helping people who have recently left a religious tradition work out their constructive answers to questions of ethics, metaphysics, the meaning of life, etc. as part of their process of radical worldview change.

  • F

    This sort of visual recursion seems to have gained popularity over the last couple of years. Prior to that, I’ve only seen a few similar animated things.

    Here’s a slightly different sort:

  • F

    OK, I know better than to paste Toob URLs directly into these blog comments. But why does WP auto-embed them?

    Dear Daniel, please fix or destroy the embedded video.
    Elephant Spiral

    Thanks, and sorry.

  • Nepenthe

    Well that’s nauseating.

  • martalayton

    The fractal is weirding me out just a little bit – but I’m loving the Russell reference. :-)