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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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Model Shoot Feb 21, 2016
Photographic Sculptures of Naomi Campbell and Kate Moss

British photographer Nick Knight is using 3D printing to alter traditional perceptions of photography, calling his new technique "Photographic Sculptures".

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Futurology Feb 20, 2016
Future Living Report Predicts 3D Printed Everything in 100 Years

Future Living Report speculates that in 100 years we'll live in underwater cities, holiday in space, and 3D printed food and buildings will be the norm.

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How 3D Printing helps Art Feb 19, 2016
3D Print the Ancient Artifacts That ISIS Destroyed

An Iranian artist and activist unveils a collection which models statues after those which ISIS destroyed. All the remodeled can be 3D printed by anyone.

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Congratulations! Feb 18, 2016
Laika Receives Academy Reward for Use of 3D Printing

Film studio Laika received a technical award from the Oscars on February 13th for pioneering 3D printing technology in animation.

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Medical Breakthrough Feb 16, 2016
3D ‘Bioprinter’ Could Create Body Parts for Transplants

A team of scientists in the US claim they have created a 3D bioprinter which can fabricate living muscle, cartilage and bone to repair battlefield injury.

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Women in Tech Feb 16, 2016
Lady Tech Guild Helps Women in Manufacturing

Is 3D Printing a man’s world? The Lady Tech Guild, based in New York City, are working on redefining what it means to be a manufacturer in the industry.

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Go Fetch! Feb 15, 2016
Nintendo’s Duck Hunt Revived with VR and 3D Printing

Nintendo’s 8-bit classic Duck Hunt has been revived with a twist, thanks to Redditor Downsider and a 3D printed head mount.

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Rap Video With A Side of 3D Printed Jewelry Feb 12, 2016
The Black Crook: The First 3D Printed Music Video

If you love both rap and 3D printing, then check out the first 3D printed music video, called The Black Crook, which remixes the story of Frankenstein with hip hop beats and 3D printed jewelry.

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Teach your Kids to build in 3D Feb 12, 2016
3Doodler Start: A Safe 3D Printing Pen for Kids

The 3D printing pen startup, 3Doodler, were extremely successful at the beginning of their Kickstarter campaign and are now back with a pen suitable for children too!

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Suzy’s gonna sing about a different kind of chocolate Feb 11, 2016
Bring Back the TRIO! With Some 3D Printing Help

With the help of 3D Printing, one of the most loved chocolates bar from the 1980's in the UK has been resurrected - check out RichRap's version of the Trio!

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One Small Step for a Raspberry Feb 9, 2016
Astro Pi: 3D Print Your Own Flight Case for Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi Foundation have released the CAD files for the Astro Pi flight case that ESA astronaut Tim Peake took into space. Build one of your own!

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Big-Scale Scanning With A Drone Feb 9, 2016
3D Print Your Home from a Drone Scan

Drone technology could help you out when it comes to capturing the magic of your childhood as you can now use drone footage to create a terrain model, which you can then 3D print.

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Dress for Success Feb 7, 2016
The Making of the Kinematics Dress by Nervous System

With thousands of interlocking pieces, see how the Kinematics dress by Nervous System was 3D printed as a single piece at the Shapeways factory in NYC.

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Education Revolution Feb 5, 2016
Zortrax Driving 3D Printing Education in Poland

Zortrax are going strong in Poland with the opening of a store in Warsaw, and their 3D printers adopted by academic instituions throughout the country.

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Stay Safe Feb 4, 2016
3D Printed Bike Blinker Makes Your Ride A Lot Safer

Do you ride your bike around a city without protection or lighting? Will Haude from 3D Brooklyn has created a 3D printed bike blinker for you.

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Up in Smoke? Feb 4, 2016
Entwined is a New Eco-Friendly Hemp Filament

We can already 3D print with filaments based on beer and coffee. Are you ready to 3D print with Entwined, a new sustainable hemp filament?

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Virtual Tour Feb 3, 2016
Shapeways Lightning Tour of NYC and Eindhoven Factories

Want to learn more about what happens at an online 3D printing service? Take a peek behind the scenes at Shapeways factories in NYC and Eindhoven.

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Full Throttle Feb 2, 2016
Enter the Pinshape Open RC Accessory Design Contest

Open source meets the open road with the Open RC Accessory Design Contest, courtesy of Pinshape and Open RC Project founder Daniel Noree.

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In the Fro-Zone Jan 31, 2016
Disney Infinity: Olaf the Snowman made with 3D Printing

See how a Disney Infinity figure is made, featuring Olaf the Snowman from Frozen. Watch this collectible come to life from initial design to final boxing.

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Pretty & Unique Jan 29, 2016
Losing Hair? A 3D Printed Solution Can Help

Cesare Ragazzi Laboratories, an Italian company, have developed the CNC hair system which works essentially as a non-invasive hair transplant.

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