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Don’t you love it when life goes meta? On earth, you can watch Gorillas in the Mist amidst gorillas in the mist, but in space, you can build an International Space Station out of Lego bricks — on the International Space Station.

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According to MAKE zine, that’s just what Japanese engineer Satoshi Furukawa did recently on expedition 2829, brick by brick. What’s next? Eating a Mars candy bar on the planet Mars?