Tangle

Tangle may refer to:

• Tangle (TV series), an Australian television series
• tangle.com, a Christian social networking site
• Tangle theory, a branch of knot theory invented by John Horton Conway
• Sea tangle, another name for kelp
• Neurofibrillary tangles, which occur in Alzheimer's disease
• Tangle (album), a 1989 album by Thinking Fellers Union Local 282
• Tangles (album), a 2005 album by S. J. Tucker
• Tangle, a character in The Golden Key by George MacDonald

Other articles related to "tangle, tangles":

The Adult Net - Musical Style
... pointless country turn" but that The Honey Tangle was a "catchy power-folk-pop collection that sounds like a flashback to 1981 Los Angeles" ... While reviewing The Honey Tangle for Allmusic, Stewart Mason said that the band's early singles were "spiky marriages between guitars and electronics that owed much to the ... Stewart went on to describe The Honey Tangle as "glossy, jangly, sweet-natured pop music that would sound perfectly at home in the Top 40 radio play lists of some alternate universe" ...
Tangle (mathematics) - Rational and Algebraic Tangles
... A rational tangle is a 2-tangle that is homeomorphic to the trivial 2-tangle as a map of pairs consisting of the 3-ball and two arcs ... of the arcs on the boundary circle of a tangle diagram are usually referred as NE, NW, SW, SE, with the symbols referring to the compass directions ... An arbitrary tangle diagram of a rational tangle may look very complicated, but there is always a diagram of a particular simple form start with a tangle diagram consisting of two ...
Tangle (mathematics)
... In mathematics, a tangle can mean one of two related concepts In John Conway's definition, an n-tangle is a proper embedding of the disjoint union of n arcs into a 3-ball the embedding must send the ... In link theory, a tangle is an embedding of n arcs and m circles into – the difference from the previous definition is that it includes circles as ... The balance of this article discusses Conway's sense of tangles for the link theory sense, see that article ...
Conway Notation (knot Theory) - Basic Concepts - Operations On Tangles
... If a tangle, a, is reflected on the NW-SE line, it is denoted by -a ... Note that this is different than a tangle with a negative number of crossings.)Tangles have three binary operations, sum, product, and ramification, however all can be explained using tangle addition and ... The tangle product, a b, is equivalent to -a+b ...
List Of Native New Zealand Ferns - Gleicheniaceae
... Diranopteris linearis Gleichenia dicarpa – Tangle fern, spider fern, swamp umbrella fern Gleichenia circinnata – Tangle fern, spider fern, swamp umbrella fern Gleichenia microphylla – Carrier tangle ...

Famous quotes containing the word tangle:

Don’t think of yourself as an intestinal tract and tangle of nerves in the skull, that will not work unless you drink coffee. Think of yourself as incandescent power, illuminated perhaps and forever talked to by God and his messengers.... Think if Tiffany’s made a mosquito, how wonderful we would think it was!
Brenda Ueland (1891–1985)

When one has come to accept a certain course as duty he has a pleasant sense of relief and of lifted responsibility, even if the course involves pain and renunciation. It is like obedience to some external authority; any clear way, though it lead to death, is mentally preferable to the tangle of uncertainty.
Charles Horton Cooley (1864–1929)

One story recounts that a Tennessean, after a single day in the then almost impenetrable tangle of cypress, briars, and canebreaks, pestered by myriads of mosquitoes, and bogged in the heavy gumbo mud, declared: “Arkansas is not part of the world for which Jesus Christ died—I want none of it.”
—Administration in the State of Arka, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)