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Tom Shannon:
Tom Shannon's zwaartekracht tartende sculptuur

TED2003 · 11:55 · Filmed Feb 2003
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Tom Shannon: Tom Shannon's zwaartekracht tartende sculptuur
11:55 · Filmed February 2003 at TED2003 · Subtitles available in 20 languages

Tom Shannon laat zijn zwaartekracht tartende, buitenaards lijkende sculpturen zien gemaakt van simpele aardse materialen. Ze zweven en draaien net als planeten op magneten en draadjes. Het is op wetenschap geïnspireerde hemelse kunst.

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Tom Shannon's mixed-material sculpture seems to levitate — often it actually does — thanks to powerful magnets and clever arrangements of suspension wire. He designed the TED Prize trophy. Full bio
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