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Anne Freier

Anne is a freelance science and technology writer and editor residing in London, UK. Mountain enthusiast and early riser.

Jan 6, 2018
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From A to Z
Amazon Secures Patent for Custom 3D Printing Service

The e-commerce retailer has finally secured a patent for an idea it started back in 2014. Amazon wants to 3D print products as a service, shipping or holding them for local  pickup.

Jan 5, 2018
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Organovo Gets Orphan Drug Designation for 3D Printed Liver Tissue

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Jan 4, 2018
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Historic Prints
Students 3D Print Diorama of Ancient Chinese History

Dec 29, 2017
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The Coasty Toaster – Laser Cutter for 3D Printed Coasters Gets a Serious Update

Customized laser 3D printed coasters are a thing now. Design your own with The Coaster Toasty to liven up your parties at home.

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Dec 29, 2017
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Researchers Develop 3D Printing Technique for Precise Deposition of Energetic Materials

Researchers from Purdue University have developed an inkjet-inspired 3D printing technique that offers a more precise and safer way to deposit energetic materials.

Dec 26, 2017
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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.

Dec 20, 2017
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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.

Dec 19, 2017
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Dutch Designers Transform Algae Into 3D Printable Biopolymer Material

A team of Dutch designers are creating bioplastics and biopolymers made from organic aquatic plant material.

Dec 19, 2017
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Going Underground
Previously Unseen Cave Network Debuts as 3D Printed Exhibition

The Into the Underworld exhibition examines Auckland’s previously unexplored caves through 3D printed models of digital images.

Dec 17, 2017
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Robotic Blimp to Explore Hidden Chambers of Great Pyramid

Research team in France collaborating with archaeologists to use a Robotic Blimp to explore a mysterious new chamber in the Giza pyramids.

Dec 15, 2017
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UPS Partners With SAP to Launch Spare Parts 3D Printing Business

US package delivery company UPS is teaming up with enterprise software company SAP to branch out into a spare parts 3D printing business.

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Dec 15, 2017
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This 3D Printed Smart Glass Can Keep You Cool in the Summer

Researchers from the University of Delaware have developed a 3D printed smart window that could help cool the masses. 

Dec 12, 2017
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3D Printing a Winter Wonderland
Turn a Nutella Jar Into a Pretty Snow Globe

The snow globe is easy to make and a perfect Christmas ornament or present. Check out this build that uses a Nutella jar.

Dec 6, 2017
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Need for Speed
Formula One Team McLaren Goes 3D

The McLaren Formula One team now uses a Stratasys uPrint SE Plus 3D printer on the track for last-minute adjustments.

Dec 5, 2017
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Arcam CEO and CFO Decide to Leave the Company

Swedish-headquartered Additive Manufacturing company Arcam announces the departure of both its CEO and CFO.

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