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Levitating Plants Are a Reality


Want your own levitating little tree? The Air Bonsai consists of two main components: the “energy base,” made from Japanese ceramic, and the levitating “little star” above it. Both come with built-in magnets that enable the levitation.

Hoshinchu, the Kyushu-based workshop that created Air Bonsai, recently launched a crowd-funding campaign on Kickstarter to bring their product to the market. It appears that the basic Air Bonsai set starts at US$200 and they’re targeting a delivery date of August 2016.

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