Michelangelo’s David might be the penultimate example of Renaissance sculpting, but Arjan Oude Kotte’s MS Jutlandia is the penultimate example of Lego shipbuilding. At ten-feet long and five-feet tall it was built using somewhere between 90,000 and 100,000 pieces of Lego, and at that size it’s the perfect scale for its minifig crew. Read more...
LEGO savants Steve Sammartino and Raul Oaida have constructed a life-sized car made almost entirely out of LEGO bricks - and it runs entirely on air! The pair put out a message on Twitter asking for support to fund the Super Awesome Micro Project (SAMP), and
Men dressed as moose, Legos, and Batman dance atop outdoor room of pajama men, as captured by my extremely high-quality camera. Spike Friedman I attended two Mariners games this weekend. The first one, on Friday, saw the Mariners score two runs. Show More Summary
Rifle Dynamics (RD) is one of the top tier custom AK builder in the USA. They are local to me and I was invited for a factory visit. Unlike the popular AR-15 platform with its lego like modular construction, building an AK properly requires a lot of skills and experience in metal working. Show More Summary
Raul Oaida made a car (with very uncomfortable seats) out of LEGO. Watch him drive it!
Nerds can make for awesome Dads. The post Geeking Out on LEGO’s and Star Wars: The Dads & Families Podcast Episode 60 appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Raul Oaida built a full-sized car out of half-a-million Lego pieces that actually drives. The 256-cylinder engine is powered by compressed air. Top speed is 20 mph. This is a stunning and insanely clever achievement. My favorite part, aside from that 256-cylinder engine, is the windshield built out of two dozen tiny Lego windshields. Show More Summary
By melting chocolate into LEGO brick molds, Japanese illustrator and designer Akihiro Mizuuchi creates food you can play with. Check out more of his amazing work over at SPAREBUTTON. Read the rest
Raul Oaida is a maker of many great contraptions, including a LEGO car powered by compressed air. (The Adaptors)
“Suaron’s forces are massing in the East. His Eye is fixed on Rivendell.” Why would it not be? This four-foot tall recreation of the elven village is one of the most ambitious designs […]
Flip-dot displays certainly have an old-school charm about them, and they win extra points for energy efficiency. But I think I like them even better when they’re controlled by Lego bitmaps and built to spell out the word “awesome” like this one is. Read more...
Look, I’ve got nothing against Barbie. I had several of them throughout my childhood, and they played nicely alongside my dinosaurs, Legos, and other dolls. They were especially fun in the bathtub, and I will take a Barbie doll over … More » Barbie Gives Us Something Realistic To Be Proud Of By Honoring Female ‘Sheroes’ is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
LEGO bricks are a part of many of our childhood memories. They are a fun activity, whether you’re doing your own thing and making whatever pops into your hear or following the plan for a specific set, LEGO bricks always make for a good time. Show More Summary
Can we bring it to Africa? London Centre for Nanotechnology reports: We live in the age of nanotechnology. Scientists can now build structures one atom or molecule at a time, like children building with LEGO blocks. This is leading to...Show More Summary
We don’t need to mention that flip-dot displays are awesome. They use no power except in transitions, are visible on even the brightest of days, and have a bit of that old-school charm. So then it stands to reason that the flip-dot display that [AncientJames] made out of LEGO is awesome-plus. Show More Summary
From Brotherhood Workshop: After 5 months of work (off and on) my shot for shot re-creation of the Age of Ultron teaser is finally finished! Hope you enjoy it! Here’s the original trailer for reference: [BrotherhoodWorkshop] The post This LEGO Re-Creation of the “Avengers: Age of Ultron” Trailer is AMAZING [Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Facebook went all out for its celebration of "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day" this week. A petting zoo, drone tutorial, cupcake decorating station, and multiple Lego stations were just a few of the activities the company set up for its employees' offspring to enjoy. Show More Summary
We have boundless love for Tiffany Aching, the teenage witch who stars in her own series set in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld. So while we’re all waiting for the final Tiffany book, The Shepherd’s Crown, let’s all vote for this lovely LEGO project paying tribute to her. And the Wee Free Men! Read more...
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