Gömböc

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The 'Gömböc' (pronounced: 'goemboets') is the first and only known homogenous object with one stable and one unstable equilibrium point, thus two equilibria altogether on a horizontal surface. Not clear yet? No matter what you do with it, it always gets back to its only stable point of equilibrium.

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The beauty of simplicity. The Aluminium Gömböc, is a great gift to anyone who wishes to make a relaxing pause in the daily routine.This self-righting geometric object makes your minds clear, while you watch its swinging.

A gömböc (pronounced [ˈɡømbøts] in Hungarian, sometimes spelled gomboc and pronounced GOM-bock in English) is a convex three-dimensional homogeneous body which, when resting on a flat surface, has just one stable and one unstable point of equilibrium. Id Design, Detail Design, Design Ideas, Shapes Images, Weird Shapes, Action, Shape And Form, Design Museum, Geek Gifts

Gömböc Webshop - Polished Aluminium Gömböc

A perfect fit for Gömböc is the polished aluminium version with metallic and stylish look.

Bronze Gömmböc with the weight of kg seems unstoppable, but there is no exception, its always finds its stable equilibrium. Perfect gift for people who have strong personality.

Gömböc Webshop - Bronze Gömböc

Bronze Gömböc is an unstoppable and unique product for real deep-thinkers.

Plexiglass Gömböc: The material clearly proves it: no additional weights, no tricks, nothing but the pure geometry of the unique Gömböc shape accounts for self-righting. Play with it before you get back to your daily routine!

Sand Blasted Aluminium Gomboc, a Unique Mathematical Innovation, self-righting Shape, Science Toy and Exclusive Gift

The beauty of simplicity. The Aluminium Gömböc, is a great gift to anyone who wishes to make a relaxing pause in the daily routine.This self-righting geometric object makes your minds clear, while you watch its swinging.