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Rubik’s Cube 3×3 New World Record

I can’t help but smile when I watch this video. Collin Burns has become the newest World Record holder for the fastest solve of a 3×3 Rubik’s Cube – just 5.25 seconds. That is utterly insane, and you can tell … Continue reading

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2×2 – 7×7 Rubik’s Cube World Record

This video is… mental. Kevin Hays, a professional “speedcuber“, has broken the world record for solving progressively more difficult Rubik’s Cubes, from 2×2 up to 7×7. His time? 6:23.81. He manages to solve the 3×3 cube in 9 seconds, which is … Continue reading

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Live X-Ray View Of Rubik’s Cube Solver

This is pretty cool. It’s a live X-ray view of a Rubik’s Cube being solved. It’s really interesting to see the insides of a Rubik’s Cube, and how simple yet elegant it is. Also, although the LEGO solver isn’t nearly … Continue reading

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Solving Three Rubik’s Cubes Whilst Juggling Them

Solving a single Rubik’s cube is tough for most people. Some people have got it down to an art, and can quickly solve one. Others like more of a challenge, solving it with their feet or blindfolded. Others use technology … Continue reading

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LEGO Great Ball Contraption

I’m always impressed by what people can do with LEGO. I’ve made several blog posts about various things constructed and concerning LEGO, including: digital clocks; Rubik’s Cube solvers; the ATLAS detector; the year 2011 in pictures; Shaun of the Dead … Continue reading

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How To Cheat And Look Like You Can Solve The Rubik’s Cube

For humans who cannot solve the Rubik’s Cube in 5.352 seconds, here is a way to cheat and make it look like you can solve it. Matt Parker (standupmaths) explains what needs to be done to wow your friends. Now … Continue reading

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The Atlas detector at the LHC… in LEGO!

Want to see the Atlas detector at the Large Hadron Collider… in LEGO? Here you go! Fantastic piece of work by Sascha Mehlhase (image here from his site), and a really great idea too. LEGO is such a versatile tool to … Continue reading

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