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NeoCube

Updated on March 12, 2012

What is a NeoCube?

A Neocube is not really a cube but an array of small magnetic balls called Neodymium magnets. These little balls can be arranged into almost any shape or structure, including a cube.

As you can see from the picture, they can be used to create very inticate designs including bracelets, necklaces, and even puzzles.

They were first created in Pittsburgh in 2008 by Chris Reda and have quickly grown to be a fun and sophisticated toy around the world. Everyone in their lifetime has played with magnets before and they never fail to fascinate. Neodymium magnets are much, much stronger than regular magnets and so, they offer an even funner experience!

The Neocube

This was the first intro video to the Neocube that I watched and I was already very impressed.

The Neocube extended

A History of Magnets

Want to learn more about magnets? How they work and what they are used for, then take a look at some of these great informational tools.

Magnets for Kids

Looking for an easy and fun way to teach chidren about magnetism then take a look at some of these helpful links. They have some great ideas on how to teach kids the basics, playing with magnets themselves makes the whole learning curve a fun experience.

Do you love magnets?

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