Originally posted on TED Blog:
Enjoy this sampling of the stories from around the internet that captured our interest this week:
- Kids at heart, rejoice! Makeblock — essentially, Lego for adults — have officially launched. CNN takes a look at these open-source toys. Want to find more Lego fans? Watch Hillel Cooperman’s TED Talk about the outlandish reaches of Lego culture.
- Here, a fun collection of 27 Science Fictions That Become Science Facts in 2012.
TED Fellow Jon Lowenstein‘s beautiful-but-painful images are being featured on The New York Times’ photography blog, Lens.
- President Obama was named “Person of the Year” by TIME magazine. Just as exciting is the photo released with this issue of the Head of State caught in a mini-Spiderman’s web.
- The TED Book Living Architecture has been nominated for Best Non-Fiction Book of 2012 by the British Science Fiction Association.
- A team…
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