Just as everything is cooler in slow motion, humans are fascinated with watching things happen in reverse. That’s probably because time only moves in one direction for us, but whatever the reason, watching gummies melt and unmelt alongside classical music just made Thursday a little easier to bear.

Erwin Trummer is the genius behind this video, and he didn’t need any expensive gear to pull it off. Just a smartphone with an app capable of capturing timelapse footage, a bunch of candy, and some impeccable editing to Antonio Lucio Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons.

[YouTube via Laughing Squid]