Figure 1. Basins of attraction for the magnetic pendulum with $b = 0.1$ and $h^2 = 1/4$. In the first pane, the grey squares denote the position of the base-plane magnets and the dotted grey line is a circle with radius equal to the unit length. The second and third panes show successive magnifications.

Matthew is a postdoctoral researcher at University College London. He hasn’t had time to play Klax since the noughties, but he’s pretty sure that Coke is it!

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