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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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Put 'em Up Mar 4, 2016
3D Printed Guns Enter American TV Shows

As 3D printing is becoming increasingly popular, it's slowly creeping into the pop culture. On several occasions, 3D printed guns made it into TV movies like NCIS and Shades of Blue.

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Wheel-ly Radical Mar 4, 2016
Goodyear Unveils Eagle-360 3D Printed Concept Tire

Designed specifically for self-driving cars, the Eagle-360 is a radical concept in future transport: a 3D printed car tire in the shape of a sphere.

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3D Printing helps Mar 4, 2016
20 Great 3D Prints for Easy Accessibility

There is no denying that 3D printing is making our lives easier, below are some of the best inventions which can help you out on a daily basis either in a big or small way.

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Life of Pie Mar 3, 2016
Would you Eat a 3D Printed Vegan Cheesecake?

What's better than a cheesecake? A 3D printed vegan cheesecake, that's what. One man dreams of making these delightful desserts a calorific reality.

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Big Beasts Mar 3, 2016
French Soccer Stadium is Guarded by Huge 3D Printed Lions

If you happen to be in Lyon, France anytime soon then make sure to check out the royal blue 3D printed lion which now sits at the entrance of the Parc Olympique.

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Beautiful View Mar 2, 2016
Turn Your Favorite Hikes into Sandstone Replicas

Hikers, mountaineers and explorers now have a more interesting way to remember their trails with a beautiful sandstone replica.

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In Bloom Mar 2, 2016
Nervous System Debuts Kinematics Petal Dress at MFA

Nervous System have 3D printed a Kinematics Petal Dress, inspired by the movement of flower petals, for an exhibition at The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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Technology Rollout Mar 2, 2016
Carbon to Offer CLIP Technology with Four 3D Printing Partners

Carbon3D have announced the addition of four major 3D printing service bureaus and contract manufacturers to their CLIP early customer program.

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Bullet Time for Free Mar 2, 2016
Make Your Own “Centriphone” iPhone Bullet Time Video

An impressive video called "Centriphone" left many viewers wondering how the creator was able to capture the incredible effect. Here’ how he did it.

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Support from Below Mar 2, 2016
Trusst Lingerie use 3D Printing to Provide Support

Trusst is a team of women, including engineers and designers, who have been working on a design to create a new system of bra support, catered towards larger busted women.

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Bullet Proof Plastic Mar 1, 2016
Can 3D Printing Stand Up To Bullets?

You’ve heard of 3D printed guns. But did you ever think about protect yourself from bullets using a 3D printer? A video uploaded to 3D Hubs shares some interesting results.

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Rise Of The Machines (Sort of) Feb 29, 2016
Google Unveils Bipedal 3D Printed Robot

Boston Dynamics have unveiled a smaller, lighter and more agile version of their ATLAS humanoid which has 3D printed legs.

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Helping Hands Feb 26, 2016
3D Printed Rehabilitation Orthosis by ZMorph

A 3D printed rehabilitation orthosis was created to help a young man suffering from limb paresis grab objects and perform physical activities.

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Industrious Bees Feb 25, 2016
BeeTheFirst 3D Printer has Proven Use Case on Factory Floors

Real world case study with consumer electronics company shows BeeTheFirst 3D printers are suitable not just in homes and schools, but also in the factory.

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That’s Massive Growth Feb 25, 2016
Zortrax Printing Material Sales have Risen by 350%

Zortrax's printing material sales data for 2015 indicates a 350% increase when compared to 2014. This means the department has a huge growing share in Zortrax's total revenue.

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Barista in Space Feb 25, 2016
Coffee Brewing Device 3D Printed for Astronauts

If you've ever wondered how astronauts drink their coffee, check out this 3D printed coffee brewing device which has been created to help drink in space.

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Create Your Own Camera Feb 23, 2016
Build Your Own Camera Using 3D Printed Blocks

3D printing is allowing photographers to build their own cameras in a LEGO-like style using Cambits - a new modular imaging system.

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Getting Fit in 5 Months Feb 23, 2016
Nesting Dolls Encourage Members with Fitness Plans

If you've already broken your new year's resolution of hitting the gym, then do not fear - BRICK fitness facilities have a 3D printed solution for you. Meet the Fit Nesting Dolls.

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Walk like an Egyptian Feb 22, 2016
The Other Nefertiti: Bust Covertly Scanned and 3D Printed

Clandestine scanning of the Nefertiti bust in Berlin Museum results in "The Other Nefertiti", a open access dataset that allows anyone to 3D print the head.

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Words Per Minute Feb 22, 2016
Funky 3D Printed Dactyl Keyboard is Kinda Handy

Have you ever considered making your own keyboard? The dactyl keyboard is designed to fit the natural inclinations of your hands.

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