Mind Melt

Check out this 3D printed sculpture that spins when put under a strobe light. The method and appendages imitates the same process pinecones and sunflowers go through.

Here’s what’s going on, according to Pier 9, “the rotation speed is synchronized to the strobe so that one flash occurs every time the sculpture turns 137.5º—the golden angle. If you count the number of spirals on any of these sculptures you will find that they are always Fibonacci numbers.”

Watch the full video here.

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