23 Glorious Photos That Capture the Geometry and Symmetry of Nature

So pleasing.
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Whilst we may have developed technologies that allow us to craft precise and intricate patterns into metals, plastics and pretty much any material you can think of for that matter, nature has been at it for a lot longer. 

If you take a look around you there are thousands of naturally occurring patterns that are so precise in geometry and symmetry that they appear as if they have been carefully calculated.

We've long been fascinated by how such amazing patterns can be formed naturally with great minds such as Plato attempting to figure out how. Just take a look at these photos and you will see why...

via Boredpanda