Most of the time, Legos are pretty great. They spark kids' interest in engineering, and are surprisingly fun for full-grown adults. That is, until you're walking through a messy playroom and find yourself screaming because you stepped on a single tiny toy brick. So what's going on? You can thank science for that piercing pain.
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Written by Curiosity Staff February 12, 2017
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