If you don't live in a state that allows recreational marijuana yet, perhaps this fabulous Hopalong Orbits Visualizer by Iacopo Sassarini will tide you over till then.
These orbits are generated iterating this simple algorithm:
(x, y) -> (y - sign(x)*sqrt(abs(b*x - c)), a -x )
where a, b, c are random parameters. This is known as the 'Hopalong Attractor'.
Note: you might get a touch of vertigo on a fullscreen while moving your mouse around.
FYI, it might amp up your HPPD, too!
If that was fun for you, this Android live wallpaper might also be to your liking.
• Hopalong Orbits Visualizer (via Iacopo Sassarini)
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