Advertisement
Featured image of Doctor Drives to Sierra Leone with Ultimaker 3D Printer to Make Prosthetics for Children
Ultimate Roadtrip Dec 28, 2017
Doctor Drives to Sierra Leone with Ultimaker 3D Printer to Make Prosthetics for Children

Doctor Lars Brouwers is driving from the Netherlands to Sierra Leone with an Ultimaker 3D printer to teach locals how to print limb prosthetics for children. 

Featured image of MINI Launches 3D Printing Service to Offer Customized Car Accessories
Your Way Or The Highway Dec 28, 2017
MINI Launches 3D Printing Service to Offer Customized Car Accessories

The automotive company MINI has launched MINI Yours Customised, a new 3D printing service that will allow customers to design custom interior and exterior trim pieces and have them 3D printed for their car. 

Featured image of Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models
Mini Superhero You! Dec 27, 2017
Reflection 3D Technology is Upgrading the Family Photo with Personal 3D Printed Models

Reflection 3D Technology is a Canadian company that's redefining the modern family photograph by turning 360-degree photographs into 3D models.

Featured image of New 3D Printer Firmware Uses Raspberry Pi to Speed Up FDM Printing
High-Speed Extrusion Dec 27, 2017
New 3D Printer Firmware Uses Raspberry Pi to Speed Up FDM Printing

GitHub user KevinOConnor has created Klipper, a 3D printer firmware that uses a Raspberry Pi to parse G-code, map out curves, and set accelerations, improving the speed of FDM 3D printing. 

Featured image of 5-Year-Old Star Wars Fan Receives 3D Printed Stormtrooper Prosthetic
Using the Force for Good Dec 27, 2017
5-Year-Old Star Wars Fan Receives 3D Printed Stormtrooper Prosthetic

Five-year-old Jacob Taggart is a huge Star Wars fan with a physical disability. For Christmas, the MORE Foundation gifted him with a 3D printed prosthetic arm inspired by Stormtroopers.

Featured image of Researchers 3D Print Accurate Microfluidic Model of the Blood-Brain Barrier
Brain Model Dec 26, 2017
Researchers 3D Print Accurate Microfluidic Model of the Blood-Brain Barrier

Italian researchers have developed 3D bio-hybrid microfluidic models to screen for drugs and assess toxicity of nanoparticles crossing the blood-brain barrier.

Featured image of Japanese Architect Fits More Than 30 Iconic Buildings in One 3D Printed Object
A Tour Through History Dec 26, 2017
Japanese Architect Fits More Than 30 Iconic Buildings in One 3D Printed Object

Japanese architect Fumio Matsumoto has created "Memories of Architecture", an exhibit that features more than 30 iconic buildings in a single 3D printed object.

Featured image of Pope Francis Receives 3D Printed Nano-Nativity Scene for Christmas
3D Printing Heads to The Vatican Dec 26, 2017
Pope Francis Receives 3D Printed Nano-Nativity Scene for Christmas

Lithuanian researchers from Vilnius Gediminas Technical University have 3D printed the world's smallest nativity scene. The nanoscale-sized gift was given to Pope Francis for Christmas.

Featured image of Security Breach: Email Addresses & Passwords of Gearbest Users Leaked Online
Privacy Issues Dec 23, 2017
Security Breach: Email Addresses & Passwords of Gearbest Users Leaked Online

A Reddit user recently discovered that sensitive customer information from hundreds of GearBest users was hacked and uploaded into a Pastebin file. 

Featured image of Climate Change Activists Create 3D Printed “No-Snow-Globes”
Snow Joke Dec 22, 2017
Climate Change Activists Create 3D Printed “No-Snow-Globes”

Plan B, UK-based climate change activists, have partnered with ad folks at Martin Agency to release quirky snow-less snow globes.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Featured image of UNIZ Unveils Five 3D Printers With Uni-Directional Peel Technology
Full Speed Ahead Dec 22, 2017
UNIZ Unveils Five 3D Printers With Uni-Directional Peel Technology

The 3D printer manufacturer UNIZ is planning to launch five new 3D printers equipped with its new uni-directional peel technology at CES 2018. 

Featured image of 3D Printing Marzipan Animals and Fruit in Germany’s Luebeck
Oink Dec 22, 2017
3D Printing Marzipan Animals and Fruit in Germany’s Luebeck

Marzipan from Luebeck adheres to strict rules on the amount of almond paste in the product. But, 3D printing is livening up the scene. 

Featured image of 3D Printed Ceramic Implant Fuses With Bone to Repair Broken Limbs
Counting Sheep Dec 22, 2017
3D Printed Ceramic Implant Fuses With Bone to Repair Broken Limbs

Researchers from the University of Sidney have developed a 3D printed ceramic implant that fuses with natural bone. The implant was successfully used to repair large leg fractures in sheep. 

Featured image of E3D Releases Titan Aqua Water-Cooling System for FDM Printing
Cool Your Prints Dec 21, 2017
E3D Releases Titan Aqua Water-Cooling System for FDM Printing

In order to improve high-temperature 3D printing, E3D releases the Titan Aqua hotend and extruder alongside a water-cooling kit.

Featured image of Molecular 3D Printing Technique Could Recreate Chemical Environments of the Human Body
Printing Complexities Dec 20, 2017
Molecular 3D Printing Technique Could Recreate Chemical Environments of the Human Body

Scientists have developed an easy and affordable way to print biological environments without losing their chemical complexities.

Featured image of Starbucks 3D Printed a Bar for its New Shanghai Roastery
Tea Time! Dec 20, 2017
Starbucks 3D Printed a Bar for its New Shanghai Roastery

Starbucks is opening its second roastery in Shanghai which will incorporate a 3D printed Teavana bar made from recycled materials.

Featured image of Carbon Raises $200 Million in Series D Funding, Prepares to Scale for Mass Production
Cash for CLIP Dec 20, 2017
Carbon Raises $200 Million in Series D Funding, Prepares to Scale for Mass Production

Carbon announces $200 million in Series D funding, and will use the investment to scale its 3D printing technology for manufacturing.

Featured image of 3D Printing Helps Preserve Buddhist Statues From Yungang Grottoes Caves
Keeping It Zen Dec 20, 2017
3D Printing Helps Preserve Buddhist Statues From Yungang Grottoes Caves

The Yungang Grottoes Art Gallery is displaying full-size 3D printed Buddhist statues recreated from carvings at a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Featured image of Students Use 3D Printing to Create Suspended Bamboo Pavilion in Jerusalem
Hanging bamboo! Dec 20, 2017
Students Use 3D Printing to Create Suspended Bamboo Pavilion in Jerusalem

Students in Jerusalem used 3D printed joints to create a unique, suspended bamboo pavilion at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design.

Featured image of Purdue Researchers Print Explosives and Propellants
Now That's a Hot End Dec 19, 2017
Purdue Researchers Print Explosives and Propellants

Researchers at Purdue University have developed a technique to safely and precisely deposit tiny traces of highly reactive materials.

Advertisement
Advertisement