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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.

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Face Off Jul 3, 2016
Björk Wears 3D Printed Rottlace Mask for Live Performance

Björk opens her ‘Björk Digital’ event series with striking Rottlace mask, 3D printed for a live performance in 360-degree VR.

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da Vinci miniMaker Jul 1, 2016
XYZprinting Unveils New 3D Printer for Students and Teachers

Taiwanese based company, XYZprinting, have recently announced their newest 3D printer, the da Vinci miniMaker aimed at students and teachers.

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Ant-Man would be proud Jun 29, 2016
World’s Smallest Lens: 3D Printed, Thinner Than a Hair

The world's smallest lens has been created with the help of 3D printing which could revolutionize industries from surgery to surveillance.

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3D Printed Stadium Models Jun 29, 2016
Qatar Uses 3D Printers to Create the Perfect Soccer Pitch

After increasing concerns are voiced over poor quality football pitches in Euro 2016 matches, Qatar has begun using 3D printers to make sure they don't face a similar situation in 2022.

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Soap & Glory Jun 27, 2016
Make Bathtime Fun with a 3D Soap Suds Pen

Worried about leaving your kids alone with a 3D printing pen (and icky melted plastic)? This 3D Soap Suds Pen is the safer alternative.

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Internet of Things. And 3D Printing. Jun 27, 2016
DIY Portlet Allows you to Remotely Control Gadgets

A fantastic little outlet with a 3D printed case can be programmed to control all of your gadgets remotely and the best part is that you can build it yourself.

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Made possible with 3D Printing Jun 24, 2016
This is the World’s Largest Nerf Gun

A trio of engineers built what could very well be the world's largest Nerf gun with the help of 3D printing (and a toilet plunger).

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Wax On Wax Off Jun 23, 2016
Casting Molds and Silver Jewelry Made with ZMorph 2.0 SX

Designer creates a collection of beautiful silver jewelry using a ZMorph 2.0 SX Multitool 3D Printer and 3D printed molds.

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Find the right treatment Jun 23, 2016
Sheffield Engineer Creates Innovative 3D Printed Prostate Model

An innovative 3D printed prostate gland, created by a Sheffield engineer, will be used to help doctors treat their patients more easily.

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Pull Up to the Bumper Jun 22, 2016
Daihatsu: Pimp Your Ride with 3D Printed Effect Skins

Automobile maker Daihatsu partners with Stratasys to offer customized, 3D printed Effect Skins for their new Copen convertible.

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... and you can do, too. Jun 22, 2016
12-Year-Old Builds Working Lego 3D Printer

A 12-year-old has managed to build his very own, working 3D printer using just a LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kit and a inexpensive 3D printing pen.

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Can you tell the difference? Jun 21, 2016
Verus Art: Reproducing Classical Art With 3D Printing

A company based in Vancouver are using 3D printing in order to recreate famous paintings so everyone can enjoy the meticulous craft work of their favorite artists.

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Work It Jun 20, 2016
World’s First Fully 3D Printed Luxury Glasses

A Belgian fashion design student has brought an interesting 3D printed glasses project to his Fashion Academy runway but could this be the future of how we make glasses?

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3D Printed for Action Cameras Jun 20, 2016
Nixa Offer 3D Printed Extreme Filmmaking Solutions

Polish design studio Nixa uses Zortrax's M200 3D printers to create a series of specialized sports camera accessories.

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It’s a bird... It’s a plane... it‘s THOR! Jun 17, 2016
Airbus Tests 3D Printed Plane for Aerodynamics and AI

THOR, the 3D printed mini plane, attracted a lot of attention at the ILA Berlin Air Show. Now Airbus starts testing the new airplane technology including its artificial intelligence.

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Just look better Jun 16, 2016
Create Your Perfect Sunglasses with Scope for Design

German company Scope for Design brings customization to sunglasses. With an browser app, you can customize your sunglasses. Scope for Design also offers this interesting business model for shops.

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Proto Fusion Jun 15, 2016
Proto Labs Using New HP Jet Fusion 3D Printers

Proto Labs are among the first professional 3D printing service providers to adopt the new HP Jet Fusion 3D Printers.

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Chip Chop Jun 15, 2016
QuickStix are Easy to Use 3D Printed Chopsticks

If you've always struggled with using chopsticks and make a fool of yourself in Asian restaurants, you'll be happy to hear QuickStix have launched a Kickstarter campaign which could help.

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Fabulous Folder Jun 14, 2016
Company Makes Folding Performance Bike with 3D Printing

A folding performance bike? Preposterous! And yet Montague Bikes have created a no-compromise folding bike with 3D printing technology.

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Deep Space Pizza Jun 14, 2016
BeeHex offers 3D Printed Pizza for Astronauts (and YOU)

Astronauts on a deep space mission to Mars won't have to forfeit all their favorite snacks; behold the 3D printed pizza commissioned by NASA.

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