Depending on the color of the marble, this elaborate computer controlled marble sorter will open a particular gate to select a marble of similar color. Further on down the line marbles are combined into sets and then deposited back into the hopper where the process starts anew. It’s very mesmerizing in a zen garden meets executive plaything way. [via Automata Blog]

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=13748811 George Hadley

    I can’t help but be reminded of the video game “Bust-a-Move” :-P

  • Grant Carlile

    Man this thing is cool!!

  • Grant Carlile

    Man this thing is cool!!