If you’ve never seen ping pong balls rolling through a miniature San Francisco made out of 100,000 toothpicks, you’re about to…

More on the sculpture and artist Scott Weaver at the Rolling Through the Bay web site. Here are photos of some of the work’s individual components, like Coit Tower and the Ferry Building.

The sculpture is on display at Exploratorium’s Tinkering Studio through May.

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Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of EconomyBeat.org, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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