A things or system incorporates more than its internal components. Also factored in are timing, placement, other sufficiently complex systems, and possibly non-local information.

If you multiply any natural number by 9 and repeatedly add the digits of the answer until it is just one digit, you will end up with 9.

9 is the third squared number.


Colored pencil on opaque mylar, 8.5″ x 9″

Number 9