It’s the original Hoberman toy and it’s now a classic and a favorite of kids and adults everywhere!
It starts as a vibrant, 9-inch ball of strange, angular hinges. But then, pull it from the sides and suddenly it expands astonishingly into a HUGE thirty-inch sphere.
Throw it, bounce it, kick it, spin it, roll it, or even suspend it from the ceiling with the included pulley and hardware as a brilliant piece of modern art – Everyone from all walks of life will be amazed by this unique contraption!
Use it as a tool for teaching geometry and engineering concepts. Keep it at your desk as inspiration for thinking. Use it as the pinnacle of an active game or, simply, sit back and admire it.
Complete with an educational booklet about the geometry of the sphere, plus a 21-Cool-Things-to-Do activity sheet – Science becomes magic becomes science again when you start exploring the Hoberman Rainbow Sphere.
Hoberman Sphere – Rainbow
Sphere of angled hinges that expands from 9 inches to 30 inches
Encourages gross motor skills, scientific exploration, an interest in geometry and engineering
Science becomes magic becomes science again!
Expands with a mesmerizing motion of so many colorful hinges
Educational booklet teaches about the geometry of the sphere
Follow along with the 21 Cool Things to Do activity sheet to get the most out of the action
Sphere can be thrown, bounced, kicked, spun, rolled, suspended from the ceiling
Great for teaching, playing, or displaying as an object of art
Includes rainbow-colored Hoberman sphere, pulley and hardware for hanging
Educational booklet, 21 Cool Things to Do activity sheet, hanging instructions all included
High quality design and materials for lasting durability