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Asia’s first Legoland to open in Malaysia

April 26th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 26 (IANS) Asia's first Legoland is coming up in Malaysia's southern state of Johor, bringing a new tourist attraction to the country.The 30.8-hectare theme park, located in ... Read more...

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Memory ‘may be built with Lego-like building blocks of knowledge’

March 18th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): How does our brain create memories and store information?While many neuroscientists consider the human brain as being totally malleable, a Swiss scientist has suggested that its neurons may ... Read more...

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2000-yr-old computer recreated using Lego bricks!

December 10th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): A designer has created the fully functional replica of the world's oldest computer using the Lego bricks.The oldest computer, which dates back to 2000 years and was discovered ... Read more...

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Brit student creates Winehouse’s life-sized sculpture with 3000 Lego bricks!

April 7th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 7 (ANI): Justin Ramsden, a Brit art student, has used over 3000 Lego bricks to create a life-sized sculpture of Amy Winehouse.The model portrays the singer in her signature ... Read more...

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Rowling’s mosaic made from 48,000 Lego bricks unveiled

May 5th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Harry Potter author JK Rowling's mosaic has been constructed from 48,000 Lego bricks.The giant tribute was built after the novelist came top of a poll to find ... Read more...

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Toy company Lego may launch cell phone at Mobile World Congress next week

February 14th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 14 (ANI): Danish toy company Lego is all set to launch a mobile phone, if online reports are to be believed. Leaked on the Internet, the reports suggest that ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda terrorists Lego figure creates stink in Britian

December 4th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A range of Lego bricks featuring fighting figures has been slammed by religious leaders, as it includes an al-Qaeda terrorist. The figure comes with a mask, a rocket ... Read more...

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Meet the toy-mad Brit who has a collection of two million Lego bricks!

September 24th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): A toy-mad Briton has the biggest-ever private collection of Lego toys - containing over two million bricks. Darren Smith, 32, started collecting the colourful building blocks aged five ... Read more...

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Miniature Beijing Olympic village created using Lego blocks!

August 5th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 5 (ANI): Chinese model fans are celebrating the Olympic Games in their own unique way they have created a detailed Lego replica of the Beijing Olympic site.This mini ... Read more...

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Are octopuses partial to a certain tentacle?

July 7th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 7 (ANI): Scientists have planned a study to determine whether octopuses have a favourite tentacle for picking things up, much like humans are right- or left-handed.Claire Little, a ... Read more...

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Lego employee sets record for largest assembly of Star Wars figures

June 30th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): An employee of toy manufacturer Lego has set the record for the largest assembly of the companys Star Wars figures.Gathering a total of 35,310 stormtroopers from the ... Read more...

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Kids aim for the record books with tallest Lego tower

May 6th, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by admin
London, May 6 (ANI): Thousands of children and their families in Berkshire are hoping to enter record books by building what is thought to be the tallest tower ever made from ... Read more...

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Dutch robot wins international LEGO competition

May 1st, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by admin
DPA Amsterdam, May 1 (DPA) A robot built entirely from LEGO bricks by Dutch students has won the LEGO robot championship held in Tokyo, the Dutch newswire ANP reported Thursday. The robot, built ... Read more...

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