Came across this (uncredited) video demonstrating how gravity and tension can be wielded to create an unlikely object:
This reminded me a bit of designer Robby Cuthbert’s tensegrity-based furniture designs. Which in turn made me wonder: How long until a design student attempts to integrate this trick into a furniture design project?
By the bye, here are the best (untrue) comments from this Reddit thread explaining the phenomenon:
– “The camera is upside down”
– “It’s in Australia”
– “Magnets, bitch”
– “The fucking strings are haunted”