Category Archives: Collection

Collection Spotlight: Spring-Latch Polymagnet

This is a demo of a spring-latch polymagnet. I’ll talk about what a polymagnet is and how they are made.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Kinder Animal Mixables

The Animal Mixables have been part of my collection for a while. It’s high-time I talk about them!

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Soma Cube

The Soma Cube is a solid dissection puzzle that made it into my collection.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Magnetron

The Magnetron seems extremely trivial, but is anything but that.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Polyhedral Dice

My dice collection takes dice-collecting to a whole new level, with extra added math!

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: McDonald’s Ice Cream Containers

I was finally able to acquire a set of these containers, unfortunately, I could not find much about them online.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Penrose Tiles

Penrose Tilings look somewhat like a mosaic, but are mathematically so much cooler!

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Shapes of Constant Width

Shapes of constant width are more of a curiosity, and quite difficult to explain without demonstrating it physically, but I’ll take my best shot!

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Diamagnetic Levitation Assembly

A single magnet between two sheets of graphite makes an intriguing demonstration of levitation.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment

Collection Spotlight: Pythagoras Cup

Remember: do everything in moderation! That’s what the Pythagoras Cup teaches.

Posted in Collection | Leave a comment