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The First Lego Man Sent To Space

NRM: "Mixing both out love of space and LEGO, Toronto-based high school students Matthew Ho and Asad Muhammad have been successful in sending a lego figurine 80,000 feet above sea level, using a weather balloon.

Called (rather appropriately) the "LEGO Man in Space," the project captured stunning photos and video of the Earth from space, and was done on the shoe string budget of $400, a styrofoam box with a wide angle camera, a cellphone app with GPS, and four months worth of saturdays building it."

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aDDicteD4497d ago

cool! Lego's FTW ^_^
wonder how they put all those things into place by using a balloon. good thing they are adding a making video of it soon

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Walmart Black Friday deals start November 21 at 12pm ET – here’s what on sale

Walmart has announced its Black Friday deals – we round up some of the best discounts to look out for before the deal goes live on Monday.

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SwiderMan558d ago

Good TV deals, but skip that Onn. HDTV – it's udner $100 for a reason.

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This app scans all of your LEGO pieces to figure out what you can build

Any LEGO owner knows the pain of losing instructions to your favorite set, or not knowing which pieces go where once your parents “helpfully” put them all in the same box. Now you can fix that with AI, with a new app called Brickit.

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Snapchat has a new lens coming out that lets you build Lego sets with friends across the world

Snapchat’s augmented reality Lenses are getting a nice upgrade. New Lenses, dubbed “Connected Lenses,” look to connect people by allowing users to share an AR experience with each other, even if they are across the country.

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