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Featured image of New Research Identifies Toxic Particles Emitted by Desktop 3D Printers
Nov 13, 2018
New Research Identifies Toxic Particles Emitted by Desktop 3D Printers
Featured image of HP and NTU Singapore to Launch $84 Million Digital Manufacturing Lab
Oct 23, 2018
HP and NTU Singapore to Launch $84 Million Digital Manufacturing Lab
Featured image of UB Researchers Develop System to Identify 3D Printer Fingerprints
Oct 17, 2018
UB Researchers Develop System to Identify 3D Printer Fingerprints
Featured image of Researchers Develop Technique That Makes 3D Printed Cement Stronger Under Pressure
Oct 4, 2018
Researchers Develop Technique That Makes 3D Printed Cement Stronger Under Pressure
Featured image of Researchers Optimize Silicone Mold Fabrication with 3D Printed “Metamolds”
Sep 7, 2018
Researchers Optimize Silicone Mold Fabrication with 3D Printed “Metamolds”
Featured image of 3D Printed Crocodile Cartilage Could be the Key to Human Joint Repair
Aug 7, 2018
3D Printed Crocodile Cartilage Could be the Key to Human Joint Repair
Featured image of Researchers Use Gold Nanoparticles to Find Defects in 3D Printed Objects
Jul 16, 2018
Researchers Use Gold Nanoparticles to Find Defects in 3D Printed Objects
Featured image of UCLA Bioengineer Develops SLA 3D Printer That Produces Complex Artificial Tissues
May 24, 2018
UCLA Bioengineer Develops SLA 3D Printer That Produces Complex Artificial Tissues
Featured image of This 3D Printed Smart Gel Walks Underwater and Moves Objects
May 18, 2018
This 3D Printed Smart Gel Walks Underwater and Moves Objects
Featured image of This 3D Printed Skim Reaper Can Prevent Credit Card Fraud
May 11, 2018
This 3D Printed Skim Reaper Can Prevent Credit Card Fraud
Featured image of This Fully 3D Printed Electric Motor is a World First
May 9, 2018
This Fully 3D Printed Electric Motor is a World First
Featured image of Tumeric Combined with 3D Printed Bone Scaffolds Prompt Growth
May 8, 2018
Tumeric Combined with 3D Printed Bone Scaffolds Prompt Growth
Featured image of This Portable 3D Skin Printer Can Cover and Heal Wounds
May 7, 2018
This Portable 3D Skin Printer Can Cover and Heal Wounds
Featured image of 3D Printed AlterEgo Wearable Responds to Silent Speech
Apr 30, 2018
3D Printed AlterEgo Wearable Responds to Silent Speech
Featured image of 3D Printed Dentures Filled with Drugs to Fight Infection
Apr 26, 2018
3D Printed Dentures Filled with Drugs to Fight Infection
Featured image of New Technique Can 3D Print Electronics Directly on Skin
Apr 26, 2018
New Technique Can 3D Print Electronics Directly on Skin
Featured image of 3D Printed Surgical Needle Inspired by Honey Bee Stingers
Apr 25, 2018
3D Printed Surgical Needle Inspired by Honey Bee Stingers
Featured image of Printable Body Tissue with Personalized Bio-Inks Boost Healing Potential
Apr 24, 2018
Printable Body Tissue with Personalized Bio-Inks Boost Healing Potential
Featured image of Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound
Apr 18, 2018
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound
Featured image of Soft Robotic Gripper with Gecko Inspired Adhesives
Apr 12, 2018
Soft Robotic Gripper with Gecko Inspired Adhesives

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Featured image of This Fully 3D Printed Electric Motor is a World First
Revolutionary
This Fully 3D Printed Electric Motor is a World First

Electrical engineers from the Chemnitz University of Technology have achieved a world first; they've 3D printed a working electric motor from iron, copper and ceramic materials.

Featured image of Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound
How Does That Sound?
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound

Researchers from USC Viterbi School of Engineering have developed 3D printed metamaterials that can switch between active control and passive states, enabling control of acoustic and optical waves.

Featured image of New Algorithm Cuts 3D Printing Times by Half
Hurry Up and Wait
New Algorithm Cuts 3D Printing Times by Half

Algorithm developed by engineering researchers at University of Michigan allows desktop 3D printers to boost speed without impacting quality.

Featured image of Metamaterial Mechanisms: 3D Printed Door Handle & No Moving Parts
Splinter Cell
Metamaterial Mechanisms: 3D Printed Door Handle & No Moving Parts

Need a new door handle? These "metamaterial mechanisms" developed at the Hasso-Plattner-Institut are functional objects without moving parts.

Featured image of Soft Robotic Gripper with Gecko Inspired Adhesives
The Rough and the Smooth
Soft Robotic Gripper with Gecko Inspired Adhesives

A new class of adhesives -- inspired by the mighty Gecko -- have been developed by researchers in California to help soft robotic fingers get a better grip.

Featured image of Disney Research Creates 3D Prints with Embedded Ball Bearings
Balancing Act
Disney Research Creates 3D Prints with Embedded Ball Bearings

Disney Research has developed a method which means prints can balance as you intended by using embedded metal ball bearings.

Featured image of US Marines 3D Printing Replacement Parts in Harsh Conditions
Full Plastic Jacket
US Marines 3D Printing Replacement Parts in Harsh Conditions

In field trials, US Marines successfully printed a plastic replacement Humvee door handle in the relentless heat of the Arizona desert.

Featured image of Sci-Fi Becomes Reality: Researchers Create “Floating 3D Prints” with Free-Space Volumetric Display
Sci-Fi Becomes Reality
Sci-Fi Becomes Reality: Researchers Create “Floating 3D Prints” with Free-Space Volumetric Display

Inspired by movies like Iron Man and Star Wars, researchers from Brigham Young University in Utah have developed a breakthrough in "free-space volumetric display".  This holographic method is capable of creating full-color graphics in thin air using particles in space.  

Featured image of 3D Printed Wireless Connected Objects Work Without Batteries
Only Connect
3D Printed Wireless Connected Objects Work Without Batteries

With embedded antennas that reflect surrounding signals, these 3D printed wireless connected objects don’t need power to transmit data.

Featured image of Kengoro the Robot ‘Sweats’ Thanks to 3D Printing
Drop and Give Me 20
Kengoro the Robot ‘Sweats’ Thanks to 3D Printing

Japanese researchers came up with a way to cool down a humanoid robot named Kengoro -- allowing it to sweat out of its 3D printed "bones".

Featured image of US Surgeons Optimize Surgery Prep with 3D Printed Femurs
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US Surgeons Optimize Surgery Prep with 3D Printed Femurs

A team of surgeons and engineers in the US have used 3D printed femurs for surgery preparation in real world conditions.

Featured image of 3D Printed Space Dust Tools and Buildings a Reality
Dust or Bust
3D Printed Space Dust Tools and Buildings a Reality

The additive manufacturing laboratory at Northwestern University, USA, proves the viability of 3D printing using extraterrestrial dust.

Featured image of Bioprinting an Artificial Pancreas for Type 1 Diabetes
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Bioprinting an Artificial Pancreas for Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers from Binghamton University in New York are developing an artificial pancreas for Type 1 Diabetes sufferers using 3D bioprinting.

Featured image of This 3D Printed Age Simulator Will Make You Feel 75 Years Old
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This 3D Printed Age Simulator Will Make You Feel 75 Years Old

Made by design studio Get Models Now using ZMorph Multitool 3D Printers, the Age Simulator is suit that replicates the physical sensation of being 75 years old. Wearing one will help designers to better understand the needs of the elderly.

Featured image of This 3D Printed Smart Glass Can Keep You Cool in the Summer
Shattering Glass Ceilings
This 3D Printed Smart Glass Can Keep You Cool in the Summer

Researchers from the University of Delaware have developed a 3D printed smart window that could help cool the masses.