The Power of Origami

There's far more to origami than paper swans. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Julie explore the mathematics and real-world applications of intricately folded sheets.

The Power of Origami

Image Caption: A Twisted Triangle is on display at the Origami Convention 2013 June 22, 2013 at the Fashion Institute of technology in New York. Hundreds of people gathered to see and learn how to make the artwork from folding papers. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

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Topics in this Podcast: Physics, math, art, origami, space