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It's Star Wars Day! And while we'd all like to blast off into space to celebrate, that idea is still out of reach for most mere mortals/anyone who isn't Elon Musk or Richard Branson or an actual astronaut.

So, in consolation, let's get excited by the ways we can explore space with our feet firmly planted on the Earth. Space themed holiday, anyone?


A Christmas Story? Christmas Vacation? Scrooged? All memorable holiday films, but none of them can hold a candle, or a Zippo lighter, to the greatest Christmas movie of all time: Die Hard. Which means that by default, this handmade ornament featuring John McClane crawling through a heating duct is also the best possible way to decorate your tree.


Video: From shopping to decorating a Christmas tree, you have enough to deal with this time of year without having to send friends and family a card reminding them of all their holiday responsibilities. So why not dig out your LEGO bin and build this Mindstorms assistant that can churn out all your Christmas cards for you?


This weekend, fancy hotel Claridges revealed the Christmas tree that will grace its famed lobby this year. Designed by a different fancy person each year, 2016's tree was was thought up by Apple impresario Jony Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson. Ah, so this is what it felt like when humans discovered fire.