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Check out our latest features, interviews, comments, and exciting stories about 3D printing, CAD and more.

Nov 4, 2016
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Teacher’s Guide to 3D Printing Education

Looking for free resources for 3D printing education? Read our guide to get curricula, lesson plans, videos and materials for your lessons.

Nov 3, 2016
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Fact or Fiction?
Guide to 3D Bioprinting and 3D Printed Organs

Is bioprinting more than a buzzword for tech enthusiasts and investors? Abd what’s the status on 3D printing organs? Here’s an overview on one of the most 'human' 3D printing use cases.

Oct 12, 2016
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Interview with MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom

Exclusive interview with MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom on the latest and greatest 3D printing innovations from the company.

Oct 5, 2016
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This 3D Printed Pinball Machine is a Piece of Art

Neither a big industrial machine nor the newest home 3D printer was the star at TCT show in Birmingham. It was a fully 3D printed pinball machine.

Sep 29, 2016
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3D Printing Experiments: Adding Water, Sand, and Metal

The team over at Makefast Workshop did several 3D printing experiments and added materials such as water, sand and metal into their prints.

Sep 21, 2016
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5 Incredible 3D Printed Stop-Motion Animated Movies

It's not all just digital animation y'know. 3D printed stop-motion animated movies are growing in popularity, too. Here are five of the best.

Sep 14, 2016
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ULIO Interview: All About the 3D Printer You Can 3D Print

Aimed at the STEM sector, ULIO is a 3D printer which can be 3D printed. All3DP spoke to creator Joseph Issa to learn more about the project.

Sep 13, 2016
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3D Printed Wedding Cake Toppers Look Stunning!

A beautiful 3D selfie of the bridal couple as wedding cake topper makes your wedding unforgettable! Learn about 3D printed cake toppers.

Sep 9, 2016
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3D Printed Camera Lenses with Stereolithography

The SLO is a unique analogue camera with 3D printed camera lenses, made by engineer Amos Dudley with stereolithography on a Form 2 3D printer.

Sep 7, 2016
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Guest Post
6 Ways 3D Printing Improves Education at All Levels

In this guest post by Zmorph, learn about six benefits that 3D printing brings to students, teachers, and the general education sector.

Sep 6, 2016
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Why Dual Extrusion Matters: First Look at the Prometheus System

Previewing the new Prometheus System on Kickstarter, Thomas Sanladerer explains why dual-extrusion is the next frontier in 3D printing.

Sep 4, 2016
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This 3D Printed Curta Calculator is a Mechanical Marvel

Working from the original blueprints, maker Marcus Wu has 3D printed a mechanical Curta Calculator. And it's bloody marvelous.

Aug 22, 2016
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3Doodler Pen FAQ: All You Need to Know About It

The 3Doodler is a great tool to get creative in 3D. If you are new to 3D pens or do have a question regarding 3Doodler, you should check this FAQ.

Jul 23, 2016
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3D Prepper: Preparing for End of Days with a 3D Printer

What to do when the Armies of Darkness are looming on your doorstep? The 3D Prepper forgoes the boomstick and the chainsaw for a 3D printer.

Jul 18, 2016
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The Carbon Factor: Next Level in Professional 3D Printing

New company Carbon promises to take professional 3D printing to a new level with new materials and a significant speed boost. All3DP’s columnist Rachel Park takes a deeper look.