Posts tagged "lego"

Lego Denied Artist Ai Weiwei And It Backfired Spectacularly

Everything definitely isn’t awesome for Ai Weiwei, Chinese dissident and leading contemporary artist, who tried to bulk order Legos for an upcoming artwork and was turned away. Lego told Weiwei

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 26, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Want Your Own LEGO Oscar? (Of Course You Do!)

If you want a LEGO Oscar of your own, turns out you might not have to wait long: The artist who made them, Nathan Sawaya, has gotten so much positive…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 23, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Lego’s First Female Scientist Minifig Now On Sale

Her name is Professor C. Bodin, and she’s responsible for breakthroughs that allow the swapping of body parts from one Lego person to another, allowing minifigs everywhere to experience various…

The Mary Sue | September 6, 2013 - 10:50 am

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Amputee Builds A Prosthetic Leg Entirely Out Of LEGOS

In January of this year, occupational therapist Christina Stevens of St. Louis had an awful accident while changing the brakes on her car. She sustained so many “crush” injuries in…

Ami Angelowicz | July 6, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Today In Adorable: Boy Gets A Very Special Letter From LEGO

Seven-year-old Luka Apps was distraught (!) when he lost his special JayZX figure at the local grocery store. The JayZX is a key component of the LEGO Ninjago Ultra Sonic…

Julie Gerstein | January 10, 2013 - 11:40 am

Lego Piece Stuck In Kid’s Nose For 3 Years

Words I never want to read again: “Last week, doctors found a Lego piece in a ball of fungus in a boy’s nose.” The unlucky child who had a Lego…

Ami Angelowicz | August 11, 2012 - 3:00 pm