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This Floating Speaker Shows You Soundwaves As It Plays

This Floating Speaker Shows You Soundwaves As It Plays

It might look a little bit like someone caged HAL in a wooden frame, but this is in fact an elegant speaker, where a spherical sound source sits suspended from its own cubic frame, so you can see how sound forces it to move.

Control This Beautiful Ceramic Radio By Touching Its Palladium Surface

Control This Beautiful Ceramic Radio By Touching Its Palladium Surface

Engineers and gilders might not seem like the most intuitive design partners — after all, their crafts hail from entirely different centuries — but the results of those kinds of unconventional collaborations can be magical. Behold: Hibou (meaning Owl, in French), a ceramic radio that’s controlled by touching the palladium…