Gömböc!

We all wonder, from time to time, “is there a homogeneous solid shape that is mono-monostatic?” Well, after 10 years of searching, some Hungarian mathematicians have found the answer! Mono-monstatic means that this is a shape of a constant-density, continuous material, that no matter which way it is placed it will roll and rock around until it rights itself in it’s one stable position.

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Wired Article with good video

Gomboc website

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5 Responses to Gömböc!

  1. ~Amy says:

    LOL! What’s with the all the turtles in the video?? The sound does nothing, its in German. How do you even say the title word?

    Also, when can I have one as a paperweight?

  2. ANONYMOUS says:

    JESUS !

  3. ANONYMOUS says:

    :-)

  4. ANONYMOUS says:

    Yes

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