Star Trek, Serenity, BSG and 23 other awesome LEGO creations

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Dec 14, 2012, 4:31 PM EST

We've all been there before. That picture on the box makes it look so easy. But then you realize there are 1,200 pieces too small to even pick up. Although, for most of us, creating miniature statues out of LEGO bricks can be difficult and frustrating, there are some special people out there who've gotten the skill set down to an art.

In honor of anybody who's ever wanted to finish a LEGO masterpiece but failed miserably, here's what you COULD have done had you mastered the technique. Check out our gallery of some of the coolest sci-fi LEGO creations we've ever seen.