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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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Made Possible With 3D Printing Nov 27, 2015
Get in a Festive Mood with this Stop-Motion Film

Are you feeling Christmassy yet? 3D printing will help get you in a festive mood thanks to a brilliant stop-motion advert.

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Welcome to Jurassic Prints Nov 27, 2015
3D Printed Fossils can be Printed and Shared

3D printing is being used to recreate the past in the form of fossils. A British paleobiologist now offers a free library of 3D printed fossils for anyone.

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Caffeine Kick Nov 26, 2015
3D Printed Six Flask Cold Coffee Brewer

Do you find that just one cup of coffee before work doesn't perk you up enough? The solution may be a new device which offers a six flask coffee brewer.

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From Consumer To Business Nov 25, 2015
Tarsus Incorporates 3D Printshow Into New Additive Manufacturing Shows

If you're interested in the business side of 3D printing, there are two more dates for your diary next year - both incorporate the former 3D Printshow.

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Gleaming the Cube Nov 24, 2015
How to 3D Print a Skateboarding Deck Cam for your GoPro

In a smart application for Tough Resin, Formlabs employee Josh Foisey has designed and 3D printed a skateboarding deck cam for his GoPro camera.

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Need for Speed Nov 24, 2015
New on Kickstarter: NX1 Claims Super-Fast 3D Printing Speeds

The NX1 is promising 3D printing speeds of 1cm per minute, dramatically cutting back on waiting times. Is this Kickstarter campaign too good to be true?

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Law and Order Nov 23, 2015
In Australia, Digital Blueprints for 3D Printed Guns carry 14 Year Prison Sentence

Under new laws, Australians who download and store the STL files for 3D printed guns can be prosecuted and sentenced to a massive jail term.

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Keep on Running Nov 21, 2015
New Balance to Launch 3D Printed Running Shoes

Beating Nike and Adidas to market, New Balance announced a collaboration with 3D Systems to manufacture running shoes with a 3D printed midsole.

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3D printing basics Nov 20, 2015
Autodesk 123D Tutorial: How to Make a Little Elf Hat

In this tutorial you'll learn how to use Autodesk 123D for 3D printing - in our example, you'll create a cute little elf hat.

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Made possible with 3D printing Nov 20, 2015
Berlin Wall is Stacked into a Single Frame

A computer generated 3D model of the Berlin wall was compiled together in a single frame to give us a better understanding of its size.

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3D Your Pi Nov 19, 2015
3D Slash Now Offers Modelling App for Raspberry Pi

The new, free 3D modeling app was officially released this week by 3D Slash for the the educational computer system, Raspberry Pi.

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Mustache Meister Nov 19, 2015
Mustache Monument to Men’s Health

The World’s Largest Mustache was designed by Matthew Udermann and 3D printed in six pieces. The aim: to raise awareness for prostate cancer.

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Good food Nov 18, 2015
Why Your Food Smells So Good – 3D Printing Has The Answer

A team of engineers used a 3D printed model to show how tasting food relies on the movement of food volatiles in our head.

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3D printed prosthesis Nov 17, 2015
3D Printed Puppy Wheelchair for Teeny Tumbles

A 3D printed wheelchair was created for a disabled puppy named Tumbles who needed to strengthen its back legs.

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Nanosculpture Nov 17, 2015
Tiny A 3D Printed Elephant Highlights Huge Poaching Problem

The poaching of elephants is rapidly increasing and these huge mammals have a new supporter, raising attention in a tiny way.

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3D printed fashion Nov 17, 2015
3D Printed Fashion Hits High Museum of Art

Last week, Atlanta’s High Museum of Art debuted an exhibition dedicated to van Herpen’s designs called Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion.

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3D Printing and Breathing Nov 16, 2015
There‘s An App For Breathing Now (Seriously)

The trend of "Quantified Self", taken to a new level: Sendinaden created a "Pattern Breathe Mask" which measures the quality of your breathing.

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Simple, Great Idea Nov 16, 2015
Hockey is Made Safer With 3D Printed Antibacterial Gloves

Student and industrial designer, Ryan Fackelman has developed a 3D printed hockey glove which includes antimicrobials while working on his graduate thesis.

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Woof Woof! Nov 16, 2015
Pavlov’s Dog: PlayDog is a 3D Printed Game for Canines

Love Dogs? Love 3D printing? Combine your passions with PlayDog, a smart system that provides exercise and food while you're away from home.

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Mining Titanium Dioxide Nov 13, 2015
3D Printers Could Give Miners a New Dimension

3D printing could bring more work for miners thanks to the use of mineral sands and the need to cut the cost of producing titanium dioxide.

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