Two New LEGO Star Wars Promotional Polybags to Make Their Debut Next Year

Two new LEGO Star Wars Promotional polybags will be making their rounds in 2012, likely as inserts in British newspapers and Target store exclusives according to ToysNBricks. The two new polybags are:

LEGO Star Wars: 30056 Star Destroyer

LEGO Star Wars: 30058 STAP

Source: Brickset (Pictures)

Supreme Court of Canada Gets LEGO Model

Canadian Andrew Frape has spent the last 15 months and $1,500 building a model of the Supreme Court of Canada out of 5,000 LEGO elements. The model was built for Mr.Frape’s wife, a lawyer, as a Christmas and Birthday gift. Mr.Frape’s work will now take on its intended role and adorn Mrs.Frape’s office.

Source: Financial Post

Model of CERN’s Large Hadron Collider’s Atlas Detector Built Out of LEGO

A 1:50 scale model of CERN’s Large Hadron Collider’s Atlas Detector has been built by Sasha Mehlhase, a post doc from the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen. More than 81 hours were spent to put the more than 9,500 LEGO elements, costing a total of 2,000 Euros, together, to build the model. The model will be utilized to promote alternative ways of learning.

Source: UniversityPost

Model of CERN's Large Hadron Collider's Atlas Detector Built Out of LEGO

A 1:50 scale model of CERN’s Large Hadron Collider’s Atlas Detector has been built by Sasha Mehlhase, a post doc from the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen. More than 81 hours were spent to put the more than 9,500 LEGO elements, costing a total of 2,000 Euros, together, to build the model. The model will be utilized to promote alternative ways of learning.

Source: UniversityPost