What a pleasant surprise to wake up and find that your favorite 3D modeling/animation tool received a well-deserved update!
You can check out the new version of Blender here.
Happy 3D modeling/animating! 🙂
For those of you who like to compile from source, here’s a good walk-through explaining the process. Don’t let the “Ubuntu” in the URL fool you. This applies to all GNU/Linux distributions utilizing the same compilation tools. 😉