How Many Lego Do You Need to Build the Death Star…to Scale?

Lego has been pumping out awesome playsets for decades. The past few years have seen time-traveling DeLoreans, S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarriers, even Death Stars come home in mini Lego form. But what if you wanted to build them in 1:1 scale?  Lego Master Builder Matija Puzar crunched the numbers for and come up with this infographic. (via Ebates)

Building a Death Star? Better Save Up Now

We may not need it yet, but one day, Earth is going to need a way to defend itself against alien invaders. Mark my words! Probably the most intimidating planetary defense system/keep-them-in-line-through-fear device is the Death Star. We should really start working on one of these soon. But what will it cost us in the…