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"Exotic Quasicrystal May Represent New Type of Mineral", Scientific American (Jun 2009)

"Ecco il quasicristallo che nasce in natura", Corriere della Sera [Italy] (Jun 2009)

"The Tiles of Infinity", Saudi Aramco World (Sep 2009)

"Top 100 Science Stories of 2007: 59. Medieval Mosque Shows Amazing Math Discovery", Discover (Jan 2008)

"Science imitates art?", The Boston Globe (Feb 2007)

"Medieval Muslims made stunning math breakthrough", Today's Zaman [Turkey] (Feb 2007)

"Ancient Islamic Penrose Tiles ", Science News (Feb 2007)

"Muslim Tile Patterns Show Math Prowess", The Washington Post (Feb 2007)

"Medieval Muslims made stunning maths breakthrough", The Times of India (Feb 2007)

"Islamic Artisans Constructed Exotic Nonrepeating Pattern 500 Years Before Mathematicians", Scientific American (Feb 2007)

"Amazing maths of the mosaic makers", The Times [UK] (Feb 2007)

"Medieval math feat", The Telegraph [Calcutta, India] (Feb 2007)

"Angewandte Mathematik: Das Geheimnis der Girih", Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"Islamic tilers may have led scientific field", The Daily Telegraph [UK] (Feb 2007)

"Patterns of Islamic Genius Crystal Clear Centuries Ago", Sydney Morning Herald [Australia] (Feb 2007)

"Das Geheimnis der islamischen Kachelmosaike", Bild der Wissenschaft [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"Islamic artists were 500 years ahead of Western scientists", The Independent [UK] (Feb 2007)

"Designs from Islamic artists streets ahead of West", New Zealand Herald (Feb 2007)

"Moschee-Baumeister waren westlichen Mathematikern 500 Jahre voraus", Der Spiegel [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"이슬람 문양 규칙성 찾았다… “4, 5개 단위로 묶으면 패턴”", dongA [South Korea] (Feb 2007)

"Puzzle der Unendlichkeit", Die Zeit [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"Los mosaicos árabes, geometría de avanzada", La Nacion [Argentina] (Feb 2007)

"Islamische Kunst: Fliesen verblüffen Mathematiker", Focus [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"The art of repetition", National Post [Canada] (Feb 2007)

"Matematiker avslöjade koden till islamska mönster", Dagens Nyheter [Sweden] (Mar 2007)

"Islamisk kunst forud for sin tid", Politiken [Denmark] (Feb 2007)

"Wzory zagubione na pół tysiąca lat", Gazeta Wyborcza [Poland] (Feb 2007)

"Geometrische Schönheiten", Berliner Zeitung [Germany] (Feb 2007)

"Il segreto dell’architettura islamica medioevale `Usa formule matematiche del XX secolo'", La Repubblica [Italy] (Feb 2007)

"Moderne Mathematik in islamischen Ornamenten", Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (Sep 2007)

Peter J. Lu  |  Harvard University  |  Cambridge, MA 02138 USA |  plu_at_fas.harvard.edu