One Gingerbread Tower To Rule Them All

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Welcome to ginger-Barad-Dûr, home of the great shadow of Middle Earth, made completely out of gingerbread. Who knew Sauron had such a sweet tooth.

Spotted by Geekologie, two Finnish engineering and computer science students built the 3-foot-tower of Lord of the Rings fame out of 13.5 pounds of gingerbread dough, topped off with a glowing Eye of Sauron. Here's a look at the tower in progress:


And the whole tower of sweetness in its finished glory:


[Turkulainen via Geekologie]