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Venus Solar Powered Rotating MOVA Globe

Price: $160.00 - $280.00 (free shipping/handling)    or 6 monthly installments of $26.66 - $46.66 with PayPal Credit
     

 

Venus MOVA self rotating globe uses solar power, as well as the force of planet earth’s magnetic field to perpetually revolve on virtually any* surface.  The globe rotates in continuous motion as if by magic on an elegant clear acrylic stand. No batteries or wires are required. This unique MOVA world globe makes for a truly stylish and exceptional gift or corporate award.

No batteries / wires required.
Globe's solar cells create energy to power the motor in a quiet and visually pleasing motion.
Operates on any stand or surface* (except for those made of iron or metal alloy that can be magnetized).
Motor requires small amounts of light to continue operating smoothly in a soothing, meditative motion.
Includes an elegant acrylic stand.
Offered with an informative user manual.
Realistically recreates Venus's revolution in space.
MOVA Globes operate virtually anywhere indoors with an average room light.
MOVA globe requires no maintenance.
4.5 " MOVA Globes are also available with elegant optional Bases (seen below), including Crystal stands, suitable for engraving.

 

6.0" globe  $280 
4.5" globe  $160 


   

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Optional Bases for MOVA Globes (please select Globe Stand button above to view prices)

Arched Pedestal WOOD Arched Pedestal BLACK Square Pedestal WOOD Square Pedestal BLACK
Crystal SMALL  (for 4.5" globe) Crystal MEDIUM  (for 6" globe) 6" Globe on Square Base 6" Globe on Black Square
4.5" Globe on Cobra Base      
MG-45-VENUS-COBRA

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Venus is the second planet from the sun and is radically different in its landscape and geography from Earth. Represented as a globe with fiery flares of red and orange, the Venus globe is a stunning recreation of the scorching planet and an impressively emphatic decor piece.
       

 

 

How MOVA Globe Works

The MOVA globe rotates peacefully and silently using only the energy of room light and the force of the earth’s magnetic field.

MOVA Motion Within: the MOVA globe is actually an inner globe that rotates and is contained within an outer shell made of very clear acrylic that does not rotate. The thin space between the inner globe and outer shell is filled with a safe, perfectly clear fluid that buoyantly supports the inner globe completely out of contact with the outer shell. This inner globe, floating and turning in a virtually friction-free environment and energized by light, is analogous to the earth itself.

The optical properties of the outer shell and fluid are carefully chosen so that the graphic features on the surface of the inner globe are magnified and appear to be on the outer surface of the outer shell. This means that the outer shell actually appears to move. The MOVA globe can rest on an attractive three fingered stand that is provided, or on just about any other kind of stand that can be chosen to complement it’s graphic design. The MOVA globe appears to rotate in spite of resting on the stand, in quiet defiance of commonly held ideas about the laws of friction.

A carefully designed, and highly efficient drive mechanism within the inner globe drives the rotation even in room light. Energy for the drive is provided by very advanced solar cells within the inner globe, illuminated by light passing through the graphic on the globe. The drive includes a magnetic element that reacts with the earth’ s magnetic field, much as a common compass does, to provide torque to drive the globe.

All of these elements of the MOVA globe cooperate to create a beautiful, magical object that provides a meditative point of focus to any room.

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