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.
On display at SXSW 2017 is a revamped old-fashioned zoetrope by artist Akinori Goto who uses 3D printing to project ballet dancers in motion.
The Shadow Cloud by Drzach and Suchy is a 3D printed art piece which casts unusual shadows depending on the angle of illumination.
A Shapeways user, Stony Smith, has sold 7,000 scale model railroad items with his online shop and turned his hobby into a success.
A medical student in Poland is helping doctors prepare for tricky surgeries by creating patient specific multi-colored 3D printed livers.
German computer scientists are working on a way to allow customization of individual prints by developing a composite called Hotflex.
The Hangprinter is an open-source printer which has no frame but works by anchoring to the floor and hanging from the ceiling by cables.
GE is investing in 3D printing and building business around the technology, improving processes in medical and aerospace product lines.
ThatsMyFace is a company which uses two headshots to 3D print your face. Theoretically, this technology be used to trick facial recognition systems.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers are the first to 3D print aerospace-grade carbon fiber composites allowing for optimization.
Christoph Laimer builds watches and has been named Pinshape's Designer of the Month for his 3D printed watch with tourbillon.
Could we recreate the world’s most famous landmarks using a single 3D printer? And what would it cost? Get ready for some big numbers.
Primal Crafts is a Danish jewelry brand which uses 3D printing to create beautiful pieces made from titanium, steel and precious metals.
Students from Duke University have designed a robot, called Sentinel, to help police officers perform traffic stops and keep everyone safe.
Guardlab is the official mouth guard of the UFC; the company uses 3D scanning and 3D printing to offer cheaper, safer sports guards.
No time to DIY a Fidget Spinner? Consider backing Cameron Murtagh's Kickstarter campaign and receive a Fidget Spinner and Birthstone caps.
Threeding and Artec 3D teaming up to digitize one of the biggest paleontology collections in Europe with 3D scanning and printing.
Sick and tired of messy USB charging cables? Native Union has a solution called the Eclipse, which was rapidly prototyped with 3D printing.
Boeing wants to transform the traditional way of building satellites, creating them more quickly by using 3D printing and fewer workers.
India's first successful implantation of an artificial 3D printed vertebrae at a Gurgaon hospital allowed a 32-year-old woman to walk again.
MakieLab, a London-based startup that 3D printed and sold custom dolls, is closing shop and handing everything over to Disney.