Lego

10+ Genius Ways To Use LEGO You Probably Never Thought About

LEGO produced their first plastic brick in 1947, but their limitless construction capabilities inspire people to come up with new projects to this …

Art

President Trump’s Treasury Secretary plugged Lego Batman — and may have broken ethics rules

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, an appointee of President Donald Trump, appeared to violate ethics rules on Friday when he recommended that audience members “send your kids to <i>Lego Batman</i>” — a movie he produced shortly before joining the Trump Administration — during a broadcasted event with media …

Donald Trump

Holy Ethics Disaster, Batman!

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin may have violated federal ethics rules when he endorsed The LEGO Batman Movie, which he executive produced.<p><i>Updated on March 24 at 4:35 p.m. ET</i><p>Before his confirmation, the most controversial part of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s past was his role running a …

Ethics

Outcry rises when Trump’s treasury chief, Steve Mnuchin, scoffs at AI impact on jobs

Experts say the potential impact of automation and artificial intelligence could be one of the biggest economic issues of the 21st century, but …

Donald Trump

Treasury Secretary Compliments Trump’s ‘Perfect Genes’

President Trump, who has weird hair, comically small hands and is probably the third fattest president to ever occupy the White House, also happens …

This Lego camera actually works

A man in Hong Kong has built the world's first instant twin lens camera that's made with Lego.<p>The camera uses the Lego bricks to encapsulate the lenses, the preview screen and the instant film, allowing it to create some pretty snazzy photos.

Photography

Newswire: U.S. Treasury Secretary criticized for telling Americans to see movie he produced

It’s well known that America’s current Secretary Of The Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, is a former Hollywood insider and film producer. Or not-so-former, given that he still has a movie or two in theaters—namely, <i>Lego Batman</i> and <i>Fist Fight</i>—and a few more, including <i>Lego Ninjago</i>, on the way. Of course, …

Wolf of Wall Street

A brief history of LEGO Stephen Hawking

My little LEGO model of scientist Stephen Hawking just turned 10 years old, which led me to reflect upon the history of this peculiar creation and …

Stephen Hawking

Risking Ethics Violation, Treasure Secretary Steven Mnuchin Promotes 'Lego Batman Movie'

The co-founder of RatPac Dune urged parents to send their kids to the movie, on which he served as an executive producer.<p>If Warner Bros’ <i>The Lego</i> …

Movies

Tracer’s Pulse Pistols From ‘Overwatch’ Recreated In LEGO [Video]

The latest <i>Overwatch</i> weapon to get the LEGO treatment is Tracer’s Pulse Pistols. You have Nick Brick to thank for this magnificent build, which …

Gaming

LEGO Artist Tom Yoo Takes on the Nike Air VaporMax

In honor of this year's Air Max Day, renowned LEGO builder Tom Yoo chose to replicate the model that Nike calls the pinnacle of Air, the Air …

Sneakers

All It Takes To Build A Better Batman Is Will Arnett A Shit-Ton Of Lego

Film & TV > OPINION<p>All It Takes To Build A Better Batman Is Will Arnett & A Shit-Ton Of Lego<p>Anthony Carew<p>Cheer up, Bat-fans: 'The Lego Batman Movie' …

Movies

Amazon LEGO sales on Star Wars, Nexo Knights, Moana and City [News] | The Brothers Brick

This week’s LEGO deals from Amazon include Star Wars, Nexo Knights, Moana and City. Check out more Sales and Deals!<p>LEGO Star Wars 75095 UCS Tie …

Moana

2017 Lego 'Star Wars' Advent Calendar Features Snowboarding BB-8

Each year there’s one gift always on my family’s Christmas list, but they want it before the big day: the 2017 Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar.<p>It’s become something of a tradition to take turns opening the doors and discovering what miniature Lego creation lurks within. If you’ve not seen these, …

Star Wars

Lego’s new Star Wars Rebel Snowspeeder is a work of beauty

The devil’s in the details<p>Lego has been churning out <i>Star Wars</i> sets for almost two decades now, and they keep getting better. This week, the company announced a new version of the Rebel Snowspeeder seen in <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i>, and it is the most impressive one yet. The toy’s designers paid keen …

A LEGO Aston Martin that's good enough for Bond

Even if you don’t like 42056 Porsche 911 GT3 RS (though we loved it in our review), or Porsches in general, the existence of that set has opened the …

Aston Martin

Ten Years of LEGO Stephen Hawking

Ten years ago, Stephen Hawking went for a ride on the Vomit Comet and experienced the loss of gravity. Ochre Jelly (Iain Heath) was impressed by the …

Stephen Hawking

The Definitive Ranking Of Every 'Lego Spider-Man' Minifigure

Your friendly neighborhood Lego Spider-Man, clicking away like only a Lego Spider-Man can. Over the last few years, Lego has been in the Peter Parker …

Superheroes

Blind Film Critic Tommy Edison Builds a House and a Car Out of LEGO

Los Angeles film critic Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth, challenged himself to take what he knows about a house and a car and build them …

Ten things you need to know: LEGO Speed Champions

There are cool jobs, and then there are <i>really</i> cool jobs. Spend any time wandering around with Craig Callum, design manager at LEGO, and you need to …

Classic Cars

Let's party like it's 1984! [Instructions] | The Brothers Brick

Those were the days, back when you had rewind the tape to play your favourite song again or when ‘shuffle’ meant spending hours making up a mix-tape.</b> …

The stickiest situation since Sticky the stick insect got stuck on a sticky bun! | The Brothers Brick

Ever wondered where those yellow sticky notes came from? Well as they say, necessity is the mother of invention. Arthur Fry was tired of losing his …

Blind LEGO Builds

For his latest challenge, blind film critic and YouTube celeb Tommy Edison did his best to assemble a couple of small objects using LEGO bricks. He …

Cool Stuff

This Tape Will Turn Anything Into A LEGO Surface

Two toy designers have created a cuttable tape with a side for LEGO blocks for creatives to build on any surface they choose to<p>Nimuno toy makersAnine …

Serious games for serious men | The Brothers Brick

Chess fans from the 80’s will instantly recognise this battle between two brilliant masterminds at the Chess Championships held in Moscow. The match …

The Lego Ultimate Collectors Series Snowspeeder Returns to Hoth (and Toy Stores) on May 4

Longtime Lego <i>Star Wars</i> collectors will remember when the original version of the Ultimate Collector Series Rebel Snowspeeder was released in 2004. …

Cool Stuff

This magical tape lets you build Legos on almost any surface

As any architect who has played withLegos can tell you (which, let’s face it, is nearly all of us), one of the most exciting yet struggling steps is just starting off on that tabula rasa of the standard, flat Lego base.<p>But for anyone looking to build something within the context of their …

These purses made of actual LEGO bricks are surprisingly stylish

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p>LEGO fans are going crazy over the agabag Brick Bag, created by Etsy shop owner and designer Agnes Biernacka 8 years ago.<br>• Agabag's stylish purses and clutches take several hours to create. To build and sew a bag can take anywhere from 100 to 1000 LEGO bricks.<br>• The bags have unique …

DIY Lego Robot Brings Lab Automation to Students

In an attempt to get robotics-minded kids more interested in life sciences—and vice versa—Stanford researchers have designed DIY robot kits for …

Robots

Flybrix Re-buildable LEGO Drone Kit

Another entry into the re-buildable LEGO drone segment, similar to the Kitables LEGO drone we previously covered, Flybrix is a complete DIY …

Drones