Festo's flying polyhedron moves by flipping itself inside out ... really weird to watch ... Wired UK - "German automation company Festo has created an extraordinary helium-filled flying object that propels itself through the air by repeatedly turning itself inside-out.SmartInversion combines an extremely lightweight body with a rhythmic pulsating movement known as inversion, which gives the device its name. ... The very particular shape of the flying object is based on a geometrical band devised by Swiss artist Paul Schatz. He dissected a cube into two star-shaped units and an invertible geometrical band to create an "invertible cube" ..." more: http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2012-04/23/festo-flying-shape
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