Watch these hypnotic Chladni patterns in color

Colored sand, a Chladni plate, and a little Bach make for a very soothing demonstration of cymatics. Read the rest

Bird songs visualized as gorgeous mandalas

Design student Sugko at Sejong University used a CymaScope to visualize bird songs, with beautiful results. Read the rest

Cool video of sound waves pulsing in gallium and water

Peter Clark collaborated on this cool cymatics video for Thump, but the even cooler stuff is the camera test and the behind the scenes footage: Read the rest

WATCH: Strobe-lit cymatics experiments reveal more complex patterns

Don't watch if you're sensitive to strobes, but otherwise check out these interesting periodic patterns which appear in strobe-lit materials excited by sound waves. Read the rest