Official Lego Builders travelled from Denmark to Hungary last week and succeeded in breaking the world record for the tallest ever tower of Lego.
Rich is on vacation, so Tom Merritt is sitting in as co-pilot of the show today. Will Tom's b-movie prophecy come true? Will fruit flies in space mutate into terrifying Jeff Goldblums and destroy us all?
On today's show, Tom Merritt fills in for Rich; Ashley and Tom discuss fruit flies in space, the amazing visual effects in 'Game of Thrones,' and the world's tallest water slide (which Ashley will never ride).
A new monument to the middle of the world would be nearly 3 miles above sea level, twice as high as the current tallest building on the globe. Thanks to modern GPS, it will also stand just where it should.
Standing 2,080 feet tall, the Tokyo Sky Tree is a new digital broadcast tower built on reclaimed land in the Japanese capital. Engineers are confident it won't topple in an earthquake.
The world's tallest skyscraper supposedly remains on track to debut in China early next year, but the details surrounding its progress seem quite strange.
Bryston's A3 tower speakers are true three-way designs, and they come with a 20-year warranty!
School community in Delaware builds world's tallest Lego tower, measuring just under 113 feet tall.
A "street view" from the pinnacle of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai offers offers a sweeping view of the city from 2,717 feet up in the air.
Road Trip 2011: Filling the gap on the A75 autoroute from Paris to Perpignan, the Millau Viaduct rises up to 1,025 feet above the Tarn Valley below. And it looks good, too.