Two Canadian teenagers, Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad, have successfully managed to launch a Lego man into the outer atmosphere using equipment source via the web.
They recovered their astronaut using a GPS receiver attached to the box carrying the cameras and other bits and bobs. Here is the video:
- Lego. In. Spaaace! (wired.com)
- Canadian Teenagers Send LEGO-naut Into Space (video) (gadgetreview.com)
- One small step for Lego man: Toy astronaut makes debut in space with the help of two Canadian teenagers (dailymail.co.uk)