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Engineering the perfect pop-up book

Clip | 5m 28s

Growing up you may have had a shelf with a few simple pop-up books, pull the tab and the cows head moves from side to side. Today’s pop-ups are feats of engineering. Science Friday talks to pop-up artist Matthew Reinhart about the mechanisms and structures that drive his designs.

Aired: 02/13/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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