Wednesday, 12 April 2006

Rube Goldberg Machine

From Wikipedia:

A Rube Goldberg™ machine or device is any exceedingly complex apparatus that performs a very simple task in a very indirect and convoluted way. Rube devised and drew several such pataphysical devices.

Here are some examples:

What about getting your high school students to build some?

"Rube Goldberg" is a trademark of Rube Goldberg Inc.

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