Afroditikrassa World View LED Cluster Lamp

Industrial design consultants Afroditikrassa have created a virutally weightless lighting fixture called 'world view.' It's pretty close to Frank Herbert's suspensor lamp from Dune.


(From World View LED Light)

The World View lamp is made from a 91 LED cluster lamp suspended by a silver helium balloon; it is anchored by a spool at floor level. It is designed for special events in public spaces.

One of the many great touches from Frank Herbert's Dune novels is the suspensor lamp. This item is a bit more advanced; it apparently uses some sort of gravity-canceling effect and (as far as I can tell) it never needs batteries.

From Afroditikrassa world view LED cluster lamp via we-make-money-not-art.

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