3D Printing News

Keep yourself up to date with the latest 3D printing news from all over the world.

Aug 6, 2015
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Chicken Bling
$2,500 3D Printed Chicken Prosthetic for Cecily the Hen

Boston woman raises animal-love to a whole new level with a $2,500 3D printed chicken prosthetic. Leading candidate for Mother Hen of Year.

Aug 5, 2015
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Got Wind?
3D Printed Turbines for Central America & Disaster Relief

3D printed turbines for people who need them. Bonus: Accomplishing dreams and making mentors proud.

Aug 5, 2015
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Kickstarter
Huge Morpheus 3D Printer Hits Kickstarter Goal Overnight

Bigger, faster, stronger. The Morpheus 3D printer launches on Kickstarter, and then smashes their $75,000 goal in less than 24 hours.

Aug 4, 2015
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Branching Out
Free-Form 3D Printing With Branch Technology

The idea of printing buildings and houses is not new. But here's a fun twist: robot-arms free-form 3D printing your home in open space.

Aug 3, 2015
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Pills & Thrills
3D Printing in Medicine: Making Pills Easier to Swallow

Easy-to-swallow pills from Aprecia are the newest -- and potentially the most practical -- application for 3D printing in medicine.

Aug 3, 2015
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High Impact
Winners of Formlabs Tough Resin Contest Announced

The winners of the Formlabs Tough Resin contest have been announced, ranging from underwater robots to digital prostheses to space rovers.

Aug 2, 2015
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Lost at Sea?
Royal Navy Test Launches 3D Printed Drone At Sea

In a collaboration between the Royal Navy and Southampton University, a 3D printed drone was launched by a modern warship already at sea.

Aug 1, 2015
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Internet of Things
3D Printed Smart Containers Detect Spoiled Food

Berkeley University research team creates the first printable electrical components and proved their usefulness in smart containers of food.

Aug 1, 2015
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Kraftwerk
Futuristic 3D Printed Jewelry by VOJD

Based in Berlin, VOJD is an exclusive studio merging radical styles and cutting edge production with their luxury 3D printed jewelry.

Jul 30, 2015
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Arduino Basic Kit
Arduino and Autodesk Offer a Starter Kit for Makers

Arduino and Autodesk are starting an exciting collaboration. For $89 you get a revised Arduino starter kit. The software is from Autodesk.

Jul 29, 2015
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Investing in 3D Printing
Invest in Twinkind: 3D Selfie Company Offers Shares At Venturate

German startup rating platform "Venturate.com" offers curated crowdfunding for investors. For starters, they present a biggie: 3D Selfie Studio Twinkind.

Jul 29, 2015
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What a Lovely Raspberry Pi Emulator!
14 Year Old 3D Prints a Videogame Console

A young maker creates a beautiful 3D printed portable gaming device using an Ultimaker 2, Autocad 123D and a Raspberry Pi.

Jul 27, 2015
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Eco Prints
3D Printing Filament: Print with Recycled PET

When it comes to 3D printing filament, PET offers the characteristics to elevate 3D printing to the next level.

Jul 24, 2015
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Heaven for Anime Fans
3D Models Extracted From Video

A new 3D models generator service promises extraction of characters from videos. Currently, it’s limited to animations.

Jul 24, 2015
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Kickstarter
3D Printed Statues Representing Your Favorite Song

Kickstarter campaign Reifi turns music into an unique art piece. You can even make the 3D printed statues come to life on your smartphone.