Biology

Illness

Many illnesses seem to have a close connection to fractals and/or can be diagnosed using fractal analysis. Stress-induced...

Aging

Fractal dynamics in physiology: Alterations with disease and aging Loss of 'Complexity' and Aging One month of contemporary dance...

Nervous system

Fractals in the Nervous System: conceptual Implications for Theoretical Neuroscience Fractal and Chaotic Dynamics in Nervous Systems Fractal...

Soil biology

[caption id="attachment_1631" align="alignright" width="600"] source: NRCS Soil Health[/caption] fractal tunnels of 'megafauna' (moles, rabbits) fractal tunnels of macrofauna...

Cells

Cell membrane has fractal structure Mammalian cells show fractal motion molecules in cell nucleus show fractal behaviour —please...

Plankton

Diatom structure and variability of plankton —please consider helping this encyclopedia  by summarizing the sources below into a...

Camouflage

It's very likely that the camouflage in animals is based on fractal geometry http://rocs.hu-berlin.de/complex_sys_2016/resources/PatternFormation.pdf (includes many other nice examples for DLA)...

Swarms

Swarm intelligence and swarm movement (please consider helping this encyclopedia with finishing this article, by summarizing the presented sources)...

Population

Animal population development follows fractal patterns -- please consider helping this encyclopedia with finishing this article, by summarizing the...

Territory & Habitat

[caption id="attachment_1606" align="alignright" width="600"] Animals pathways in the Okawango delta (source: Wikipedia)[/caption] Animals territory and trails have a...

Birds

Birds show fractal patterns in several different ways: their feathers branch in a fractal way the fractal dimension...

Insects

Ants foraging trail networks are fractals termite mounds wing design swarm intelligence many insects wings/bodies are hydrophobic (unwettable)...