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Theo Jansen's New And Improved Wind-Powered Beach Walking Strandbeests

This is video highlighting the evolution of Theo Jansen's Strandbeests, as well as a video of the new UMINAMI model he developed this year (for those …

Babysitting

Awesome Animated LEGO Sculpture!

The best custom LEGO sculpture we saw at this year's Bricks by the Bay was this animated MOC called "Treasure of the Snake Queen". Essentially a …

Lego

The New RC Lego Batmobile Is Your Puppy's Worst Nightmare

When I was a kid I always wanted to electrify my Lego creations. I wanted my Lego planes to fly, and I wanted my Lego cars to drive. The latter is …

Lego

An Engineer Built a Giant Remote-Controlled LEGO Helicopter That Really Flies

You can create wonderful things with nothing more than a bucket of LEGOs and a great imagination, but one engineer has taken that concept a step …

Lego

Microlino Electric Car

Inspired by the adorable BMW Isetta from the 1950s, this small, eye-catching electric city car looks unlike anything else on the market, and will …

Cute

Playing With Your Food: Jell-O Brand Molds That Create LEGO-Like Edible Building Blocks

These are several shots of the Jell-O Play Build & Eat kits. Each comes with two packages of Jell-O (which you presumably make thicker than you would …

Britney Spears

Sitskie Open 45 Credenza

With a triangular shape and slotted interior, the Sitskie Open 45 Credenza is a mid-century style altar of vinyl. In addition to the large turntable …

Furniture

I Hope I Get an Acceptance Letter to Lego's New 6,020-Piece Hogwarts Castle Set

If you thought Lego was out of surprises after all the sets it revealed leading up to San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend, today the plastic …

Lego

Fan Creates Faithfully (Expensive) Reproduction of THE LEGO MOVIE Submarine

One of the more delightful entertainment surprises of the last few years has been <i>The LEGO Movie</i> franchise. What, on paper, sounded like a soulless …

Lego

The Dragon King reigns supreme: this amazing LEGO model of Final Fantasy X’s Bahamut uses over 10,000 pieces

<b>Marius Herrmann</b> used over 10,000 LEGO elements to create this massive model of Bahamut from <i>Final Fantasy X</i>. The so-called dragon king has a wingspan …

Final Fantasy

LEGO Unveils James Bond Aston Martin DB5 Creator Expert Model Kit

A 1,290 piece replica of the secret agent’s iconic 1964 sports car.<p>Building on its sophisticated model kit line, LEGO recently teamed up with the …

Aston Martin

LEGO Reveals Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' Set

Featuring Ant-Man’s Giant-Man incarnation.<p>Marvel‘s <i>Ant-Man and The Wasp</i> is currently dominating box-offices across the globe, and to celebrate an …

Ant-Man and the Wasp

LEGO Wizarding World of Harry Potter 75954 Hogwarts Great Hall [Review]

Absent for seven years, LEGO has returned to the magical land of Harry Potter. This time around the theme is titled Wizarding World, since it …

Visitors build giant American flag out of LEGO bricks on the National Mall

Just in time for the Fourth of July holiday, visitors to the National Mall in Washington, D.C., have built a giant American flag out of LEGO bricks. …

TBB Cover Photo for July 2018: Adventurer’s Truck–“Snap!”

The Brothers Brick cover photo for July 2018 is this amazing Adventurer’s truck by <b>Travis Brickle</b>. Visiting our social media pages this month will …

June’s noteworthy LEGO Ideas kits feature a working clock, micro-scale Disneyland, more

While we may be entering the dog days of summer, this week has been anything but dry when it comes to LEGO news. Kicking off with two new Guardians of the Galaxy BrickHeadz, this week also packed 22 all-new Harry Potter minifigures that will be debuting in LEGO’s latest collectible figure series. …

LEGO Debuts 2,321-Piece ‘Voltron: Legendary Defender’ Set

With an IKEA LEGO collaboration already in the works, LEGO has officially confirmed that it will be adding Voltron to its range of fan-petitioned …

Lego and Volvo CE's futuristic autonomous loader has a tiny drone friend

Lego is known for faithfully re-creating some of the world's most famous vehicles in bricks, including the spectacular Bugatti Chiron and Porsche 911 GT3 RS. But why should the company limit itself to copying the real world when it could dream up the future instead?<p>Enter the Zeux, an autonomous …

Lego

How Lego Bricks are Made

In this age of planned obsolescence, it is pretty cool that you can take a new Lego brick and it still attaches to one made over fifty years ago. …

This smart prosthetic ankle adjusts to rough terrain

Prosthetic limbs are getting better and more personalized, but useful as they are, they’re still a far cry from the real thing. This new prosthetic ankle is a little closer than others, though: it moves on its own, adapting to its user’s gait and the surface on which it lands.<p>Your ankle does a lot …

DARPA wheels change from tires to tracks without stopping

Travel across difficult terrain usually involves a lot of compromise. Tracks will get you where you need to go, but they're slow whenever you're covering open ground. DARPA, however, doesn't think you should have to make that choice. It's working with Carnegie Mellon University on Reconfigurable …

Prepare to drop into a battle royale in a LEGO Fortnite Battle Bus

Where are we dropping, boys? <b>Daniel Church</b> shows his love for the wildly popular multiplayer Battle Royale mode in <i>Fortnite</i> with his LEGO rendition of …

Hermit Crab

Copenhagen LEGO Store debuts a Minifigure Factory to customize and print your own minifigs [News]

The LEGO Store in Copenhagen has debuted a new “Minifigure Factory” prototype, an in-store custom minifig-printing apparatus that will be available …

BIG's LEGO House has its own "Block-Buster" Netflix Documentary

The LEGO House by Bjarke Ingels Group now has its own Netflix documentary. Taking viewers on a journey through the conception, design, construction, …

This Lego Hasselblad hopes to become a real camera kit you can build yourself

This is going to be a winning combination for many photographers. Cameras and Lego (not Legos). This “Hasselblad 503CX Film Camera“, it may not …

Smart door attachment slows house fires with devilishly simple technique

There are plenty of smart home gadgets around, but relatively few which could actually help save your life. That’s where a new product called …

Someone just built the most incredible Batcave ever entirely out of LEGOs

When Brent Waller says “To the Batcave!” he’s going to take you somewhere a little different than what you might expect.<p>His version of the iconic …

IKEA announces new collaboration with LEGO [News]

Today at Democratic Design Days, IKEA’s annual press event in Almhut, Sweden, IKEA announced that one of their new partnerships will be with the LEGO …