The Simpsons LEGO Set is official. LEGO has teamed with Twentieth Century Fox on Wednesday to release a construction set and line of mini-figures inspired by the long-running animated series. The first official photos of Simpsons Legos set have finally arrived. The first Simpsons LEGO set will be available on Feb. 1st for $199 from LEGO brand retail stores and of course LEGO.com. Plus there will be more LEGO minifigures coming in May – 16 in all. But that’s not all. FOX will be airing a special LEGO episode of The Simpsons in May as well, which will have the Springfield residents in LEGO form. Check out the official photos of the set after more.
The Netherlands is a geographically low-lying country, with about 20% of its area and 21% of its population located below sea level, and 50% of its land lying less than one metre above sea level. Much of the Netherlands is formed by the estuary of three important European rivers, which together with their distributaries form the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta. Most of the country is very flat, with the exception of foothills in the far south-east and several low hill ranges in the central parts.
The Volvo XC Coupe Concept, inspired by the designs of sporting goods manufacturer POC, , which develops high-tech protective gear for extreme sports athletes. To strike the right balance between aesthetics and functionality, the design team has also given traditional SUV elements, such as side mouldings and skid plates, a modern interpretation. They are more integrated into the sleek design, flush with the surrounding body areas.
Kzs Cycle is a minimal cycle concept designed by hungarian designer Kisszsombor, the basic idea was to combine a series of 2D lines with 3D forms, transforming flat design into a useable object. Its designs include unique components, phosphorescent rectangular frame and fork, wooden handlebar, saddle, pedals. the geometric shape of the structure offers a sense of fluidity evokes lines of both movement and stability.
Here’s what it sounds like in the deepest accessible hole in the world. In Germany, a decades-old drilling site lets scientists (and one Dutch artist, Lotte Geeven) go much deeper—nearly 6 miles below the surface. And they’ve brought up a guttural voice from deep inside the Earth.
Morphie unveiled their latest Space Battery Case(Pre-order; $150 for 16GB; $180 for 32GB ), the Space Pack is a 1700 mAh battery case, but it also includes built-in storage, increasing the storage capacity of the iPhone by 16 or 32 GB. Designed for the iPhone 5 and the iPhone 5s, it uses an accompanying Space app to organize stored files into Collections that are easily managed. Accessing files does not require a data or Wi-Fi connection. The case looks cool. The cases will begin shipping on March 14.
This week, temperatures in Chicago dipped to -16 degree Fahrenheit (-26.7 degree Celsius), dense air known as a polar vortex, which has swept across the Midwest and through huge portion of the United States. A sign reads -24.(above photo) More photos jump more.