Made in Space were the first to 3D print in space. Now they have a bigger task: NASA just assigned them to build the first “hardware store” in space.
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is developing 3D printed woven metal fabrics to use within astronaut suits and large antennas.
NASA is 3D printing radiation shields on the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, an experimental habitat on the International Space Station.
Evidence of flowing water has been found on Mars. In celebration, we compiled a list of the ten best Mars related things for 3D printers.
The winner of the NASA 3D Printed Habitat Challenge, Phase 2: Level 1 Compression Test Competition is Foster + Partners | Branch Technology.
The micro-satellite space launch company Vector succeeds with flight test of a Vector-R launch vehicle equipped with a 3D printed engine part.
MIT Rocket Team, working with Markforged, 3D print a rocket motor using plastic. It successfully fired, breaking new ground in rocketry.
University of Central Florida and NASA are researching how astronauts can 3D print habitats and tools on the Red Planet using Martian soil.
Audi’s Lunar Quattro rover is equipped with lightweight aluminum 3D printed wheels. Good news for scientists: They can now pack more payload.
Looking for a romantic gift or the perfect Christmas present for a science nerd? Check out the personalized 3D printed SpaceTime pendant.
Aerospace firms will soon be testing robots, called SpiderFab, to see whether they can be used to 3D print satellites and structures in space.
3D printing in space requires the right software. Remake from Autodesk allows parts to be 3D modeled on Earth before being sent into space.
For 3D printing in space, a Martian mini farm and a melanized fungarium are the winners of NASA’s “Star Trek Replicator” contest.
NASA contractor Techshot tests 3D printing in zero gravity. What did they print? Oh, just a heart structure. What’s next? A beating heart.