A Bench That's Part See-Saw, Part Slinky

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This fun and flexible furniture is called a polymorphic bench and it has a unique mechanical design that will change shape when someone sits down on it.

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An interactive balance board and 119 interconnected sections form the core of the structure. Each section is connected via a pivot and bolt system which lets the bench bend and flex according to each person's unique physical profile. It's supposedly comfortable like a hammock, but made of wood.

You're supposed to sit, lounge, climb, jump, rock, or push the bench. You can even crawl inside, if you're not too claustrophobic. [Polymorphic Bench]

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