This beautiful bonsai tree, which was created entirely out of LEGO bricks by botanist Makoto Azuma (previously here and here), has just been finished. The minute details, from the moss’ undulating surface to the trees’ angular, multicoloured branches, are undeniable proof of Azuma’s deep knowledge of plants. You wouldn’t be able to get my money quick enough if I actually came upon a set like this. Here are some more specifics. (through tamago and a spoon)
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