How To Build A Massive LEGO Ship

Lego makes ridiculously cool MAERSK Lego ship kits but if you really want to impress your friends you'll need to purchase haze grey blocks in bulk and build your own. You'll also need to find an instruction manual. Luckily LEGO master builder John Hagerman has your back with detailed instructions for building a half dozen ships including the Titanic, Britannic and USS … [Read more...]

WATCH: Lego Stena IceMAX Build Time-Lapse

Here's a time-lapse showing the building of the Lego-version Stena IceMAX drillship at LSME (that's Lego Shipyard and Marine Engineering). The video is the second from creator Andrew Mcalpine, following his first video showing the construction of the Maersk Triple-E lego kit. According to Andrew: The idea for a time-lapse showing the construction came after I saw a version … [Read more...]

Legos, Science and Underwater Robots

  A (semi) secret government operation quietly wrapped up in April to build what some are calling the US Navy's coolest structure, a research facility for the development of autonomous systems including sensor systems, power and energy systems, human-system interaction, networking and communications, and platforms. Called the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) this … [Read more...]