open education resources lifesize lego blocks

LIFESIZE LEGO BLOCKS: Here's a project that has blown our collective, EdSurgent minds: Polish-born wiz kid, Marcin Jakubowski, has an inspiring Kickstart project going on to build a "global village construction set" by sharing the open source specs to build the tools someone would need to build a house, village, or town. It's a marvelous example of how DIY culture is flourishing in the Internet era. Even though Marcin seems to want to build Catan-like villages, why not schools?

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