3D Printing
Engineers 3D print smart objects with 'embodied logic'  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 hours
Using stimuli-responsive materials and geometric principles, engineers have designed structures that have 'embodied logic.' Through their physical and chemical makeup alone, they are able to determine which of multiple possible responses to... more
Multimaterial 3D printing used to develop fast response stiffness-tunable soft actuator  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 hours
Researchers have designed and fabricated a fast-response, stiffness tunable (FRST) soft actuator which is able to complete a softening-stiffening cycle within 32 seconds. more
Multimaterial 3D printing used to develop fast response stiffness-tunable soft actuator  nanowerk · 7 hours
Researchers have designed and fabricated a fast-response, stiffness tunable soft actuator which is able to complete a softening-stiffening cycle within 32 seconds. more
Engineers 3D print smart objects with 'embodied logic'  nanowerk · 6 hours
Using stimuli-responsive materials and geometric principles, engineers have designed structures that have 'embodied logic.' Through their physical and chemical makeup alone, they are able to determine which of multiple possible responses to... more
Nissan IMs blends sedan, SUV virtues into a Detroit Show star - Roadshow  CNET · 8 hours
This all-electric, autonomous sedan features sleek looks, SUV-height seating and a 3D-printed cabin with virtual avatar. more
‘The Computer Mouse’ Is a Full-Fledged Computer Fitted in a 3D-Printed Mouse  Gadgets 360 · 11 hours
‘The Computer Mouse’ is a DIY 3D-printed mouse which doubles as a full-fledged computer with a colour display and slide-out keyboard. more
How to add rechargeable batteries to your Windows Mixed Reality Controllers  Windows Central · 9 hours
There a lot of great things about Windows Mixed Reality, but the batteries in the controllers aren't one of them. Thanks to the wonder of 3D... more
3D-printing ears with nanocellulose  nanowerk · 12 hours
Researchers are now equipping cellulose with additional functionalities to produce implants for cartilage diseases using 3D printing. more
3D printing helps heal spinal cord injuries in rats  Sky News · 14 hours
Humans with severe spinal cord injuries have been offered hope by scientists who have successfully treated rats with the same condition. more
China Envisions Moon Base After Far-Side Success  Gadgets 360 · 19 hours
China will seek to establish an international lunar base one day, possibly using 3D printing technology to build facilities, the Chinese space agency said Monday. more
Open Bionics closes $5.9M Series A for its affordable and cool bionic limbs  TechCrunch · 1 day
The world wowed a few years ago when a very clever startup from Bristol, UK, came up with 3D printed bionic limbs... more
China envisions moon base after far-side success  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
China will seek to establish an international lunar base one day, possibly using 3D printing technology to build facilities, the Chinese space agency said Monday, weeks after landing a rover on the moon's far... more
3D printing 100 times faster with light  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Rather than building up plastic filaments layer by layer, a new approach to 3D printing lifts complex shapes from a vat of liquid at up to 100 times faster than conventional 3D printing processes. more
Dremel's advanced 3D printer is down to its lowest price  Windows Central · 6 days
Easy setup. Easy operation. Get to creating. You can now get the Dremel Digilab 3D40 3D Printer for just $807.50 on Amazon thanks to a price drop to... more
Hands-on with the Snapmaker 2 3-in-1 3D printer at CES 2019  Windows Central · 6 days
With an upgrade of every single part, the Snapmaker 2 is a seriously good machine. The Original Snapmaker is one of Kickstarter's highest funded 3D printers,... more
Colorful keyboards, 3D printers, and more are discounted today  Windows Central · 6 days
Whether you're looking for new tech gear or household items, we've got you covered. There's never a shortage of deals available, but sorting through all of them can be difficult... more
Build a new world with the Monoprice Maker 3D printer down to $300  Windows Central · 1 week
Build a cute, little elephant or a new world-conquering robot. The Monoprice Maker Select plus 3D Printer is only $299.99 on Amazon.... more
Prusa Mk3 vs Maker Select Plus: Which 3D printer should you buy?  Windows Central · 1 week
We spend hours with as many different types of printer, filament, and accessory you can think of to bring you the very best in... more
Calm yourself with this 3D printing demo video  THE VERGE · 1 week
A scientist brushing away a gray powder to uncover a newly 3D-printed machine part is the most soothing video you’ll... more
Dad builds 3D-printed bionic arm for son  Sky News · 1 week
After facing an 18-month wait for his son to receive a bionic hand, Callum Miller decided to make his own - with added flashing lights. more
More assault charges for 3D-printed gun pioneer  BBC · 2 weeks
Texas police have filed more charges against Cody Wilson over an alleged sexual assault. more
3D printed gun activist Cody Wilson indicted for sexual assault  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The State of Texas has indicted Cody Wilson, a 3D printed gun rights activist who fought to allow makers post and print guns, of sexual assault after he... more
Prusa Mk3 is the best 3D printer you can buy for under $1,000  Windows Central · 2 weeks
When it comes to the 3D printing community there are a few names that everybody just knows. Josef Prusa is one of... more
Prusa Mk3 Review: the best 3D printer you can buy for under $1000  Windows Central · 2 weeks
When it comes to the 3D printing community there are a few names that everybody just knows. Josef Prusa is one of... more
Neutrogena will 3D print custom face masks based on buyers’ skin measurements  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Last year at CES, Neutrogena introduced an iPhone accessory — the Skin360 — that scans users’ faces to assess their skin condition and moisture... more
MIT researchers are now 3D printing glass  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
While the thought of a machine that can squirt out endless ropes of molten glass is a bit frightening, the folks at MIT have just about perfected the process. In a paper published in... more
Robot with 3D-printed face of deceased loved one a new way to mourn in Japan  Global News · 3 weeks
The Digital Shaman Project in Japan allows bereaved families to mourn with the help of a Humanoid wearing... more
What type of 3D printing filament should you buy?  Windows Central · 3 weeks
Best answer: Polylactic Acid (PLA) is the best all-round filament for making models, especially if you're going to finishing them. It's forgiving, easy to use, and can be made to... more
Pumapunku: Researchers Reconstruct Enigmatic Pre-Columbian Monument  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
The Pumapunku (Gateway of the Puma or Jaguar), a highly damaged pre-Columbian monument at the ancient archaeological site of Tiwanaku, Bolivia, has been reconstructed... more
Should you buy Prusament Filament for your 3D printer?  Windows Central · 3 weeks
Best answer: Prusament is one of the nicest filaments I have ever used. The rolls are consistently accurate throughout the length of the spool and the final prints are excellent.... more
3D-printed robot hand plays the piano  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Scientists have developed a 3D-printed robotic hand which can play simple musical phrases on the piano by just moving its wrist. And while the robot is no virtuoso, it demonstrates just how challenging it is to... more
Watch Bugatti stress test its 3D-printed brake caliper to hell and back - Roadshow  CNET · 4 weeks
It might not be as pretty as HRE's 3D-printed wheel, but that caliper sure looks durable. more
Explore your creative side with $100 off the Snapmaker 3-in-1 3D Printer  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Do so much with just one machine. The Snapmaker 3-in-1 3D printer is $100 off through the Snapmaker website today. We've never seen this... more
New composite advances lignin as a renewable 3D printing material  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Scientists have created a recipe for a renewable 3D printing feedstock that could spur a profitable new use for an intractable biorefinery byproduct: lignin. more
Using 3D printing to fabricate shape-conformable batteries  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Researchers have successfully manufactured various kinds of battery shapes, such as ring-type, H, and U shape, using 3D printing technology. more
3D-printed robot hand plays the piano  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Scientists have developed a 3D-printed robotic hand which can play simple musical phrases on the piano by just moving its wrist. And while the robot is no virtuoso, it demonstrates just how challenging it is to... more
343 Industries partners with Limbitless for Halo-themed prosthetics  Windows Central · 4 weeks
This is a great project. In the United States, there are approximately 1.7 million people living with limb loss. Many of them are children. This statistic is even greater if you take... more
Microsoft’s Halo-themed prosthetic arm will make kids feel like Master Chief  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Microsoft’s 343 Industries has partnered with bionics non-profit Limbitless Solutions to create Halo-themed, 3D-printed... more
New composite advances lignin as a renewable 3D printing material  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Scientists have created a recipe for a renewable 3D printing feedstock that could spur a profitable new use for an intractable biorefinery byproduct: lignin. more
The best 3D printers for families  Windows Central · 4 weeks
For nearly five years we've been passionate about 3D printing. We spend hundreds of hours trying as many different printers and filaments to bring you the very best reviews and opinions. We aim to help you... more
Just starting out? Here are the best 3D printers for beginners  Windows Central · 4 weeks
For nearly five years we've been passionate about 3D printing. We spend hundreds of hours trying as many different printers and filaments to bring you the... more
3D-printed heads let hackers – and cops – unlock your phone  TechCrunch · 1 month
There’s a lot you can make with a 3D printer: from prosthetics, corneas, and firearms — even an Olympic-standard luge. You can even 3D print a... more
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