Escher’s Waterfall Is Real!

In October 1961 Dutch artist M.C. Escher published his famous painting Waterfall which shows a paradox: perpetual motion as water runs up hill and then falls back to the beginning, driving a water wheel.

Until now it’s been thought this was impossible…. Check out this video!!!

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  1. 21/02/2011

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  2. 11/09/2011

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