A thousand particles swarm to
the boundary of the
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How Does it Work?
Each particle continually sends out two sensors
in the direction of its velocity, one to its left and one to its right.
Each sensor calculates the Mandelbrot value. The resuling value
determines which sensor is closest to the boundary. The closest sensor
creates a force causing the particle to turn. There is a bit of randomness
to keep up the heat!
The original Java version is
Mandelswarm was created by Jeffrey Ventrella