Massive Rube Goldberg Machine



We all love a little Rube Goldberg craziness every now and then, but You Tube’s  favorite band, Ok Go, have taken it to a whole new level with the video for their single ‘This Too Shall Pass’. Involving a team of eight handling design and building, 12 part-time workers, and six weeks of work – this was a massive undertaking:

The project involved two months’ planning and involves dozens of moving parts. Shooting the video apparently took two days and over 60 takes, and resetting the entire contraption took a team of 30 people almost an hour. Tell us about your favorite Rube Goldberg machine in the comments – Here are a few of ours: