Tagged With zoetrope

Oh, this is great. Alexandre Dubosc made this wonderful zoetrope that uses chocolate and popcorn to animate itself. As the multi-layer cake spins around, different things begin to appear as if they're moving and it's all perfectly matched with the sound. Corn kernels pop, popcorn gets catapulted and chocolate mouths get fed.

This GIF is mesmerising, but what the hell is it? But one of many bio-inspired designs created by Nervous System, a design studio that uses 3D printing to recreate patterns found in nature, including corals, cellular colonies, and this technicolor fungus looking thing.