Jiro Kondo Lab. x StudioMIDAS Inc.
The BasePairPuzzle is a toy, but also an education & research tool, which was designed by a scientist who want to realize "Make Science on Your Hands".
The puzzle that fits in the palms of your hands provides clicking sensation of the neodymium magnet (aha experience), which helps you to understand interaction (attraction and repulsion) between molecules.
How to play with the BasePairPuzzle, it is really up to you. Just by touching the puzzle, everyone from kids to adults can feel attraction and repulsion between molecules.
Professional teachers and scientists can use the BasePairPuzzle as a tool for teaching the mystery of nature and for facilitating a new discovery.
The BasePairPuzzle was created by a collaboration between a scientist working in nucleic acids structural biology and 3D printing engineers making molecular models.