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I read somewhere that we can not measure the length of the Adriatic Coast because it has fractal structure. I want some concrete explanation for the fractal structure

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Seen this‌​? –  J. M. Jul 10 '12 at 13:46
    
You might get something out of Andre's answer to math.stackexchange.com/questions/41098/… –  Gerry Myerson Jul 10 '12 at 13:48
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Read The Fractal Geometry of Nature by Benoît Mandelbrot. –  lhf Jul 10 '12 at 16:16

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Adriatic Coast cannot be a perfect fractal: It's kind of a fractal-like structure. You can read about fractals here. Simply, fractals are self-similar infinitely repeating structures.

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