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Romanian Tech Whiz Builds Air-Fueled Car Using Half-A-Million Legos
2013-12-19 09:15:29

It isn’t all that unusual for teenagers to enjoy building things out of Lego blocks. Usually, however, those “things” aren’t functional, life-sized, automobiles powered by air – but that’s exactly what Raul Oaida has been able to do (with a little assistance from Australian entrepreneur Steve Sammartino).

LEGO Space Shuttle Takes Trip To Space Aboard Balloon
2012-03-07 05:20:47

A LEGO model of a NASA space shuttle was recently launched into space via a helium balloon by a German space shuttle fan.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.