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  • The Way Things Go: Art Films with Rube Goldberg Machines

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-10-09 in #news #videos
    The Way Things Go: Art Films with Rube Goldberg Machines

    Named after Pulitzer Prize-winning inventor and cartoonist, Rube Goldberg contraptions set off chain reactions to complete a simple task. Think of a red ball rolling down a slope and then activating a domino chain which moves something or other until in the end, the light is switched off or the like. Those complicated contraptions have inspired others to make their own versions, check out a couple after the jump.