but damb I am just in love with this little maths equation

theta 0 -> 2pi

r = (1 + 0.9cos(8*theta))*(1 + 0.1cos(24*theta))*(0.9+0.05cos(200*theta))*(1+sin(theta))

I just had to knock it together in some python to draw it

http://fluidmotion.dyndns.org/zenph...lotlib-for-Sourceforge-community-choice-award