The Original ”Slinky“
Article Number 64504
Down the stairs.
The engineer Richard James was experimenting with steel springs to weightlessly suspend measuring instruments. One day one of the springs took off on its own and walked down a stack of books. Then, when he introduced it to the market as ”Slinky“, it truly ”took off“.
Miracles you can touch.
”The most wonderful part of a human being,“ namely his or her capacity to be astonished, has been recently so whittled down by computer animation and other medial sleights-of-hand that it threatens to utterly atrophy. Real miracles to the rescue!