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Nowadays, if we want to keep our homes cool in the summer, we simply turn up the air conditioning. We may think this is...

Multimaterial 3D printing brings Italian fashion to life

Last February, during the Lineapelle Fair in Milan, Gruppo Meccaniche Luciani exhibited a collection of items all realized using 3D printing. They had six...

Bentley Motors Showcases EXP10 Speed 6 with 3D-Printing Technology

Bentley Motors used the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show to indicate the future direction of luxury and performance with the debut of the EXP...

Rewrite: how 3D printing changing the history of nickel alloys

The nickel shortage that some feared earlier this year has not materialized. The supply-demand outlook depends on not only the global economy but also...

Global Medical 3D Printing Market to Reach $983.2 Million by the...

The medical 3D printing market is mainly driven by the widening application, government initiatives to promote research activities in 3D printing, increased investments by...
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The CIA is investing in 3D printers that can build electronics

The 3D-printing industry is still very much in its infancy. But that could change if the CIA has its way. The intelligence agency’s venture...

Uberblox – Modular Construction and Automation System

UberBlox TM is a new high-quality metal construction set and prototyping system for makers to build rigid structures and automated machines. At the heart of...

How a 3D-Printed Cracker Could Transform the Food Industry

Food designer Chloé Rutzerveld has developed a concept for "healthy and sustainable" 3D-printed snacks that sprout plants and mushrooms for flavour. According to the...
Boeing files patent for 3D-printed aircraft parts

Boeing files patent for 3D-printed aircraft parts

Boeing wants to patent its process for 3D-printed replacement aircraft parts. And here’s a novel twist in this era of pre-emptive patent filings: The...
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Anthony Atala: Printing a human kidney

According to surgeon Anthony Atala we are facing a major health crisis today in terms of a shortage of organs. As he indicates in...
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Top 5 Best 3D Printers To Buy USA

An overview of the 5 best 3Dprinters with the Makergear M2 and the FlashForge Creator.

New 3-D Printers Let You Print in Metal and Wood

3-D printing in plastic is so last year. At this year's 3D Printer World Expo, companies showed off new machines that print in rubber,...
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3D Printing – viable tool for industry? (video)

Valve World has recently met several people keen to talk up the merits of 3D printing. What initially seemed to be a play-thing for...
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Print This: UC Berkeley Uses 3D Printers to Construct a First-Ever...

Perhaps you remember the day when printers, requiring only lowly paper and toner, simply produced documents. Now we’re well on our way into the...

Why 3D printing is set to revolutionise manufacturing

Although currently the domain of high-value engineering, 3D printing is on course to change the way we make things - and maybe even shop. Imagine...