Briefly: LEGO PS4/Hobbit Hybrid, Science’s Enduring Mysteries, The Perfect Male And Female Body

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers including: Aussie creates a customised PlayStation 4/Hobbit diorama out of LEGO bricks, 10 amazing discoveries that remain unexplained by science, the perfect male and female body — according to both genders.

  • Australia’s #1 professional LEGO builder Ryan “The BrickMan” McNaught has just created a customised PlayStation 4 video console encased in 2,500 LEGO bricks. If that’s not geeky/cool enough for you, the enclosure depicts iconic scenes from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Click here to see the finished piece.
  • Good news for die-hard soccer fans: Vodafone has added Brazil to its $5-a-day international roaming destinations in time for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Customers travelling in Brazil will receive the new roaming prices from 23 April 2014.
  • Science is our route to understanding the world around us — but sometimes, even the sharpest minds need a while to explain the weirdest discoveries. This video highlights ten amazing discoveries that remain unexplained by science.
  • If you ask men and women what they think the perfect body is, you’re going to get two very different answers. UK lingerie company Bluebella surveyed men and women on the “perfect” man and woman using celebrity features and came up with these bodies.
  • To celebrate the end of the working week, here’s a list of the top 100 games on Steam. Gotta collect ’em all!

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