Robert Lang: Math, Physics, and the World of Origami
The application of math in the arts can be so compelling and rich! We love stories about people who take math into new and unexpected artistic territories. Watch this video about Robert Lang, a former NASA physicist who studied lasers and has 46 patents on optoelectronics to his name. However, that's not what he's best known for now: he's a legend in the world of origami. His intricate designs are second to none, and they actually have applications back in engineering. His passion is designing origami that brings the world of math into this ancient Japanese art.