Watch Rube Goldberg Videos
Contraptions in Action
This month, let's watch some videos of Rube Goldberg machines and domino tracks. Show your children both some simpler kid-made machines (and kid-produced videos!) as well as some of the well-choreographed adult projects.
Kids' Domino Tracks
Complex Domino Projects
- Amazing Triple Spiral (15,000 dominoes!)
- Spiderman in Dominoes (shows paper plan, Lego template, building techniques)
Dominoes as part of Rube Goldberg Machines
- Family-built track using balls, inclined planes, and dominoes
- Home-built track using books, dominoes, balls, and parent foot assist
- Home-built track with marbles, dominoes, paper towel tubes, more; includes fails!
Kids' Rube Goldberg Machines
Advanced Rube Goldberg Machines
- Jansen's AP Physics Class 2014
- Honda commercial
- Mythbusters Rube Goldberg Machine
- Dog Goldberg Machine - Beneful™ commercial with live dogs!
- Nat Geo Contraption
If You Only Watch One
Posted June 1st, 2018
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