Self-Organizing Circle (100% Pen)
Beyond the Centralized Mindset:
Without any centralized organizer of the group, the points self-organize to form a near-perfect circle using two simple rules:
1) Move to maintain a fixed distance from two buddies (for example point7 has as its buddies point6 and point8)
2) Try to move away from all the other points.
This approach is called: constraint-plus-noise
Use Turbo mode to speed up the organization.
Kindly featured 9/30/17. Thank you Scratch team!
An improved and 100% pen version of an earlier project that was sprite based thus limited.
Thanks to dapontes for this idea. Based on Mitch Resnick's (mres) wonderful 1995 paper:
New Paradigms for Computing, New Paradigms for Thinking