Breaking Lego Gender Roles of the Day: Lego Releases Their First Women Scientist Minifig

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Breaking Lego Gender Roles of the Day: Lego Releases Their First Women Scientist Minifig
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Professor C. Bodin, newly released in LEGO's 11th series of Minifigures, is the first woman Scientist LEGO has produced. A definite step in the right direction, however, LEGO still has some catching up to do as male minifigs outnumber their female counterparts 4-to-1.

LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Ghostbusters HQ

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LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Ghostbusters HQ
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LEGO artist Orion Pax spent two months studying the two Ghostbuster films and its animated TV series adaptation as part of his ambitious project to construct the most accurate LEGO brick model of the team's firehouse headquarters.

Hat tip to Flavorwire!

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Awesome LEGO Creation of the Day

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Awesome LEGO Creation of the Day
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Mark Anderson's Santa Mech Suit means the reindeer get the night off!

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LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day

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YouTube videographer ParanickFilmz presents his third brick-by-brick reconstruction of The Dark Knight Rises official film trailer.



LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day is a new feature series dedicated to spotlighting some of the finest brick works made out of LEGO blocks.

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LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Tallest Possible LEGO Tower?

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LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Tallest Possible LEGO Tower?
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According to a recent study by BBC Radio's statistical literacy program More or Less, the tallest stable LEGO structure would be comprised of 375,000 lego bricks and stand 3.5km (2.17 miles) high before the brick at the base of the tower finally gave in to the weight. The current world record for the tallest LEGO structure was set in 2011 by Sao Paulo's multi-colored monolith made from 500,000 bricks that is 102 feet and 3 inches tall. Hat tip goes to BoingBoing.

LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Great Ball Contraption

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Japanese LEGO artist Akiyuky spent over 600 hours to create this complex, Rube Goldberg machine-like assembly line that stretches over 100 feet in length.