These Portal LEGO sets were too nifty for reality

LEGO's CUUSOO program allows builders to submit blueprints for just about any plastic brick recreation under the sun. Although most of these designs never get the green light, there are still plenty of fantastic models consigned to the two-dimensional realm, such as these smashing Portal sets. These models come to us… » 6/19/12 7:30am 6/19/12 7:30am

Someone went and built a Portal minigolf course

To celebrate his ten-thousandth day on this planet, Tom Scott got together with some friends to create this marvelously fun 12-hole miniature golf course. Along with holes based on Minecraft, the Wii controller, and the British game show Crystal Maze, Scott's friend Tom Wyatt constructed a series of holes dedicated to… » 4/16/12 4:45pm 4/16/12 4:45pm

Portal turrets channel The Nightmare Before Christmas with "This is Aperture"

Those Portal turrets really aren't such bad robots. After all, it's not their fault that they're programmed to shoot you in the face. Everyone's favorite guilt-tripping sentinels get into the gleeful spirit with "This is Aperture," an ode to the puzzle-filled test facility sung to the tune of The Nightmare Before… » 1/28/12 9:30am 1/28/12 9:30am