WEEK IN PHOTOS: Lego Pharoah, Robotic Hand, More

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Lego Pharoah, Robotic Hand, More
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River Thames, United Kingdom, February 19, 2009--A Lego pharaoh winds its way along the River Thames on the final leg of its 1,395-mile (2,245-kilometer) journey to Windsor's Legoland, where it will be the centerpiece of the new attraction Kingdom of the Pharaohs.

The 16-foot (4.9-meter) replica of an Egyptian king is the biggest Lego structure ever created, with 200,000 individual pieces and a weight of more than one ton.

Legoland, which opened in 1996, contains more than 53 million bricks.

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