Why do so many zooms of the Mandelbrot set M focus on just one portion of the seahorse valley? What is more demanding of human attention in that region than others?
Something very funky is going on here. Human aesthetic senses are good at distinguishing things that are especially pleasing to the eye. Why are bulbs around here more pleasing than others? What is special about this one?
And here’s a zoom I found on youtube.
And from the revered Heinz-Otto Peitgen:
Something is tickling our aesthetic senses. We need to figure out what.