Gallery: Cambridge Engineers Use LEGO Bricks to Grow Synthetic Bone

 

Designers everywhere continue to wow us with LEGO creations like robotic arms and fully functional printers, and now a group of engineers is even working on using the bright stacking blocks to grow bones! In a video created for Google’s Science Fair, a team at the University of Cambridge shows us how they are working on the production of fake bone, and how LEGO Mindstorm cranes are some of the most crucial tools in the process.

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