Author image of Hanna Watkin

Hanna Watkin

Hanna is a freelance journalist and writer from a dead-end county in deepest England who has come to Berlin to seek her fortune and write about the future (see:3D printing). Avid internet enthusiast and night owl.

By Hanna Watkin

Dec 5, 2017
Featured image of Munich Researchers 3D Print Concrete using Selective Binding
Revolution in Architecture
Munich Researchers 3D Print Concrete using Selective Binding

Researchers at the Technical University of Munich experiment with different methods of 3D printing concrete to revolutionize architecture.

Dec 5, 2017
Featured image of Puppy’s Life Saved by 3D Printed Mask After Attack by Savage Dog
Woof!
Puppy’s Life Saved by 3D Printed Mask After Attack by Savage Dog

Loca, a four-month-old puppy, underwent extensive surgery and was the first dog to receive a custom 3D printed mask after a savage attack.

Dec 4, 2017
Featured image of RAMLAB & Partners Develop World’s First 3D Printed Ship Propeller
World First
RAMLAB & Partners Develop World’s First 3D Printed Ship Propeller

The Port of Rotterdam’s Additive Manufacturing LAB unveiled a 3D printing project to print the first marine propeller - called the 'WAAMpeller.'

Dec 4, 2017
Featured image of FiloAlfa Merges Best of ABS & PLA Qualities with Launch of ALFA+ Filament
Ultimate Filament?
FiloAlfa Merges Best of ABS & PLA Qualities with Launch of ALFA+ Filament

Filament manufacturer FILOALFA is releasing the new ALFA+ filament, which offers strength and heat resistance at a competitive price.

Dec 1, 2017
Featured image of TechShop Faces Bankruptcy and Closes All 14 Shops
Say Goodbye
TechShop Faces Bankruptcy and Closes All 14 Shops

TechShop, which was open for 11 years, now faces bankruptcy and all 14 shops across the US are closing effective immediately. If you're a member, email to avoid losing your money.

Dec 1, 2017
Featured image of Startup in Togo Creates 3D Printers From E-Waste
Innovation from Waste
Startup in Togo Creates 3D Printers From E-Waste

WoeLab is a startup in Togo, Africa, which created a 3D printer using e-waste and is now providing schools with similar 3D printers too. 

Dec 1, 2017
Featured image of Brooks Running, HP & SUPERfeet Partner to Create Personalized Running Shoes
Run!
Brooks Running, HP & SUPERfeet Partner to Create Personalized Running Shoes

Brooks Running, HP and Superfeet are teaming up to bring runners the perfect, highly-personalized running shoe using 3D scanning technology.

Nov 30, 2017
Featured image of 3D Printed Flying Camera Enables Fans to Play with Tuco the Cat
Cat and Camera
3D Printed Flying Camera Enables Fans to Play with Tuco the Cat

Maker Micah Elizabeth Scott is using 3D printing to create a cable-bot flying camera so viewers can interact with her cat, Tuco.

Nov 30, 2017
Featured image of Startup “Candid” Raises $15 Million For 3D Printed Dental Aligners
Say Cheese!
Startup “Candid” Raises $15 Million For 3D Printed Dental Aligners

DyeMansion and EOS just announced a strategic partnership. They will provide professional customers a high-quality, full plastic AM production chain. DyeMansion, the German company specialized in the professional finishing of prints, and EOS, the world’s leading manufacturer of SLS 3D printers, have announced a strategic partnership. The companies are combining their portfolios, thus providing a full […]

Nov 28, 2017
Featured image of Former 3D Systems CEO Avi Reichental to Become Nano Dimension’s Co-Chairman
New Kid on the Block
Former 3D Systems CEO Avi Reichental to Become Nano Dimension’s Co-Chairman

DyeMansion and EOS just announced a strategic partnership. They will provide professional customers a high-quality, full plastic AM production chain. DyeMansion, the German company specialized in the professional finishing of prints, and EOS, the world’s leading manufacturer of SLS 3D printers, have announced a strategic partnership. The companies are combining their portfolios, thus providing a full […]

Nov 28, 2017
Featured image of Protecting Coral Reefs through 3D Visualizations
Save the Planet!
Protecting Coral Reefs through 3D Visualizations

To save the coral reefs, researchers are 3D mapping them so they can learn more about how they live, grow and resist environmental changes.

Nov 28, 2017
Featured image of Stratasys Launches Anatomy Modeling Platform BioMimics
Practice Makes Perfect
Stratasys Launches Anatomy Modeling Platform BioMimics

Stratasys is launching the BioMimics platform which enables physicians to 3D print reliable, accurate and complex anatomical structures for practice and education.

Nov 26, 2017
Featured image of Bernese Mountain Dog Receives Life-saving 3D Printed Titanium Implant
It's a Dog's Life
Bernese Mountain Dog Receives Life-saving 3D Printed Titanium Implant

A Bernese Mountain Dog received a life-saving 3D printed titanium implant to reconstruct his jaw after the removal of a cancerous tumor

Nov 22, 2017
Featured image of This 3D Printed Robot Picks Strawberries Better than Humans
Seedy Pickers
This 3D Printed Robot Picks Strawberries Better than Humans

Belgian engineering company, Octinion, created a strawberry picking robot with a 3D printed soft gripper which ensures the fruit goes undamaged. 

Nov 21, 2017
Featured image of DyeMansion and EOS Announce Strategic Partnership
Come Together
DyeMansion and EOS Announce Strategic Partnership

DyeMansion and EOS announced a strategic partnership after formnext this year and will be providing customers with high-quality, full plastic AM production chains