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The best backyard Rube Goldberg machine you’ll see.

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Quarantine has us all a little stir crazy

Freshmen students in the College of Engineering and applied Science at CU Boulder demonstrate their ‘RUBE GOLDBERG’ class design projects. The Devices are Elaborate contraptions built to perform simple tasks using a number of unusual processes and transit Photo By Dave Buresh/The Denver Post via Getty Images

What better way to unleash a few months of pent-up energy than by taking stuff in your backyard and garage and building a Rube Goldberg machine?

There are better ones, more complex ones, and certainly more sophisticated ones, but for ordinary junk laying around the house? You’d be hard-pressed to find a better one.

Enjoy.