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LEGO fans rejoice! A new world record has been set by a group of schoolchildren in Hungary. That's right, this record-breaking tower is situated in the shadow of the famous St. Stephen's Basilica and at approximately 114-feet-tall, smashing the previous record of 112-feet, 9-inches from 2013. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Ever wonder what Banksy's most famous street art pieces would look like in LEGO? Jeff Friesen also wondered the same question and so he created the original series "Bricksy". He says: "There is something compelling about gritty street scenes rendered in clean, modernist LEGO bricks." Click here to view the first image in this week's Continue reading for a viral video of a mind-blowing 7-year-old martial artist from Japan.

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In J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth tales, Helm's Deep was a large valley in the north-western Ered Nimrais (White Mountains). The valley was described as being blocked over its entire width by the natural series of hills called Helm's Dike and behind that lay the fortress of Aglarond or the Hornburg, at the entrance to the Glittering Caves. In The Two Towers, the fortress guarding Helm's Deep becomes the refuge of the main army of the Rohirrim, under King Theoden during the War of the Ring. Continue reading to see an epic recreation made with 150,000 LEGO bricks and accessories.

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LEGO fans rejoice!. Soon you'll be able to sail aboard a mega yacht that was inspired by both LEGO and skyscrapers. Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, swimming pools, a staircase that doubles up as a stage and glass elevators. It was created by designer Lujac Desautel's and boasts 5,600 square feet of roaming space and twin hulls. According to Desautel, "Each floor is entirely dedicated to maximizing the amount of living space for guests and crew on board." Similar to a skyscraper, glass is used to reflect the surrounding area (in this case, the ocean) and an elevator makes up its core, passing through the crew pantries, a wine cellar, sick berth, kitchen, and day heads. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Just won the lottery or sold your company for millions? Here are some awesome things that geeks should have in their dream home. Starting off, we have an NYC apartment that has received the complete LEGO makeover. That's right, LEGO master builder Sean Kenney was commissioned to create this work of art, and along with a few designers, he used over 20,000 LEGO bricks to cover this 1,500 square-foot NYC apartment over roughly 2 weeks. Continue reading for more.

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Ever wonder what the Star Wars characters do in their spare time? If so, then look no further than this geeky photo series by Malaysian photograper Zahir Batin, who "combines his talent for photography with paper art and miniature figures to reinterpret the Star Wars universe in his own way," according to Bored Panda. Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a mom's sneeze with unexpected results.

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LEGO began manufacturing interlocking toy bricks in 1949. Since then a global LEGO subculture has developed, supporting movies, games, competitions, and six themed amusement parks. As of 2013, around 560 billion LEGO parts had been produced. Did you know that LEGO produces 318-million tires for its models each year, making it the world's largest tire manufacturer? Or, that LEGO Memory Lane is a secret underground vault in Denmark that contains every set, piece, model ever made? Continue reading for more.

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The successor to the LEGO 450429 Star Wars Sandcrawler, this updated set boasts a whopping 3296-pieces and features 8 tracks with steering function, lowering front ramp, opening side flaps, removable top, working cranes, speeder bike, opening hatch for easy access to the boxes, attachable handles for lifting boxes, and a detailed interior including engine bay, storage bay and cockpit. It's set to hit stores in May, priced at $299.99. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Geeky LEGO brick master Jason Allemann started this project with an old keyboard and as some you can tell, all of the keys are held together with Technic axles. The completed and functional QWERTY layout laid atop the keyboard's sensor pad and circuit board. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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LEGO is most commonly thought of just as toys, but there are plenty of other fun and creative uses for these colorful bricks. Starting off, we have a geeky couple who decided to create a LEGO wedding ring. The LEGO Group began in the workshop of Ole Kirk Christiansen (born 7 April 1891), a carpenter from Billund, Denmark, who began making wooden toys in 1932. In 1934, his company came to be called "Lego", from the Danish phrase leg godt, which means "play well". It expanded to producing plastic toys in 1947. Continue reading for more.

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