Kids are so disorganized, throwing their LEGOs in a big tub or scattering them on the floor where they lay dormant, waiting for bare feet to stroll through. Surely there is a better way, children!
There is, apparently. Inspired by the scientific species-naming systems, University of Canterbury professor Christoph Bartneck created this map of themes from the LEGO Minifigures canon, which contains more than 4,000 individual figures. Bartneck explains the specifics, and other ideas for a taxonomic system, here (sics):
[via Improbable Research]