Thirty-two builders took 5.3m LEGO bricks and 17,000 hours to assemble this X-wing starfighter, unveiled yesterday in NYC's Times Square. It will be on view there for a few more...
Nick Normal | Friday May 24th, 2013 10:45 AM
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Polish Lego builder piotrek839 built this sick robot arm that packs some pretty impressive functionality. It’s remote controlled and uses a whopping 12 Power Functions motors and linear actuators to...
John Baichtal | Thursday May 16th, 2013 2:00 PM
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Lego builder James Pegrum explores Britain’s elite codebreaking facility in brick form! 1944AD 1st June, Bletchley Park, England. The improved Colossus Mark 2 starts working in time for the Normandy...
John Baichtal | Wednesday May 15th, 2013 9:30 AM
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Smithsonian Magazine has a great piece about Lego’s influence on future engineers via its MIndstorms robotics set, and kids’ exposure to basic engineering principles while participating in First Lego League...
John Baichtal | Sunday May 12th, 2013 12:11 PM
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Lego robotics engineer Akiyuki is rightly famed for his amazing Great Ball Contraptions (GBCs), including this sick 17-module arrangement he has in his home. One of his latest modules is...
John Baichtal | Friday May 3rd, 2013 8:09 AM
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