New personal 3d printer – The Afinia H-Series

July 5
New personal 3d printer – The Afinia H-Series
The Afinia H-Series 3D Printer provides a true "Out of the Box 3D Printing Experience" as the 3D Printer comes fully assembled, with easy to install software for both the PC and Mac. The Afinia H-Series can prototype a part or model that is up t

Why 3D Printing Could Help in Your Next Home Renovation

July 5
Why 3D Printing Could Help in Your Next Home Renovation
At one time or another, everyone is interested in doing some type of home remodeling or renovation project and sometimes those remodels take on a life of their own. Perhaps you've installed new kitchen cabinets and they just don't look the way that y

3D printed meat for dinner tonight

July 5
3D printed meat for dinner tonight
The Thiel Foundation runned by billionaire investor Peter Thiel, plans to announce today a six-figure grant for bioprinted meat. The recipient of the foundation's grant is Modern Meadow, a Columbia, Mo.-based startup. The estimated grant of $350,000

3D printed art by Neri Oxman, just amazing!

July 5
3D printed art by Neri Oxman, just amazing!
Architect and MIT professor Neri Oxman had her exhibit 'Imaginary Beings, Mythologies of the Not Yet' this past May at the Centre Pompidou in Paris. Her exhibit features 18 prototypes of the human body, which are all 3D printed pieces. These pieces w

Injured bald eagle gets a second chance with help of 3D printing

July 5
Injured bald eagle gets a second chance with help of 3D printing
This video shot and edited by Keith Bubach for Evening Magazine, shows a bald eagle shot in his beak getting a second chance. With the help of 3D printing, this amazing team of rehabilitators was able to make a prosthesis for the birds beak giving hi

Stone Spray Robot – 3D printing with sand

July 5
Stone Spray Robot – 3D printing with sand
You might have heard already that 3D printing and architecture are a good mix by the work of Sebastian Bertram. He found a way for a 3D printer to print actual houses. But now there is a new development, the Stone Spray Robot. This is a robotic 3D pr

One step closer to printing human organs

July 5
One step closer to printing human organs
If you have heard of term bioprinting than you know that scientists are already capable of creating small samples of human tissue in the lab. The big problem at this point is that before they can make human sized organs, the scientists need to find a

London copy shop the first to start selling 3D print services!

July 5
London copy shop the first to start selling 3D print services!
With seven stores located across London, the Color Company is one of the biggest copy companies in London offering repro and printing services since Xerox first developed a commercially viable photocopier in the 1970's. Now, the Copy Company is movin

The World's First Multi-Layer 3D Circuit Board Printer

July 5
The World's First Multi-Layer 3D Circuit Board Printer
Israeli 3D Printing tech startup Nano Dimensions raised US$11 million in an undisclosed funding round to develop a 3D circuit board printer called DragonFly 2020. The startup aims to disrupt the distribution and manufacture of consumer electronics by

Researchers Develop 3D Printed Scaffolds to Cure Type 1 Diabetes

July 5
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Scaffolds to Cure Type 1 Diabetes
Researchers at the University of Twente in the Netherlands have successfully built 3d printed scaffolds to increase the success rate of an experimental method used to help Type 1 diabetes patients. Around five percent of diabetes patients suffer from

Shapeways offering discounts of 20% and more on 3D printing ceramics!

July 5
Shapeways offering discounts of 20% and more on 3D printing ceramics!
If you are thinking about 3D printing your designs in ceramics, now is the time to do so! Shapeways is offering discounts starting today until August 14th at 9am EST. All ceramic 3D Printing will cost you only $0.14 per cm2. If you are buying a 3D pr

Emma's 3D printed 'Magic Arms' able her to hug and play

July 5
Emma's 3D printed 'Magic Arms' able her to hug and play
Megan Lavelle's youngest daughter Emma was born with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC). This is a non-progressive condition that causes stiff joints and very underdeveloped muscles. When she was born, Emma couldn't even move her thumb. Doctors

NASA uses 3d printing for their next move on Mars

July 5
NASA uses 3d printing for their next move on Mars
With yesterdays success of NASA's daring Curiosity landing, we're one step closer to putting actual humans on this dessert planet. Therefore NASA engineers are testing a next-generation rover designed to support humans when we eventually land on Mars

3D printing articulated characters right out of your video game

July 5
3D printing articulated characters right out of your video game
A team of graphic designers and computer scientists at Harvard created a neat piece of software that brings you right back to your childhood. Do you remember the time when you were a child and couldn't go anywhere without your action figures? They we

Peer Productions survey on 3D printing

July 5
Peer Productions survey on 3D printing
Last May the Statistical Studies of Peer Production ran a global survey whose purpose was to collect data about the 3D printing community and then publish the insights gathered. The survey consisted of 20 questions, and 261 respondents answered all q

Cubify Invent: affordable 3D design tool

July 5
Cubify Invent: affordable 3D design tool
3D printing platform Cubify has launched its own 3D modeling software. It is the first 3D design tool developed specifically with 3D printing in mind. Because of the easy tutorials and intuitive tools, Cubify Invent is easy enough for beginners, but

Will 3D printing help unlicensed weapon production?

July 5
Will 3D printing help unlicensed weapon production?
We're yet another step closer to a less welcome development within 3D printing. A member of the AR15 gun forum started a thread where he posted photos of his project to create the "lower" (the one part of a firearm in ABS plastic). The AR15 memb

Hybrid Holism – The newest collection of Iris van Herpen

July 5
Hybrid Holism – The newest collection of Iris van Herpen
Dutch designer Iris van Herpen did it again. This time in collaboration with architect Julia Koerner, she unveiled her amazing 3D printed dresses during the haute couture week in Paris. This collection 'Hybrid Holism' is inspired by the 'living' arch

Cuboyo – A New CAD File Marketplace

November 10
Cuboyo – A New CAD File Marketplace
The site is a marketplace that can be divided into two groups (most like any marketplace), sellers and buyers. The process flow is simple: a skilled designer creates a file corresponding to a 3D product such as a cell phone case, chess set, or ice cu

3D Printed Headdress Reflects the States of Your Brain

November 10
3D Printed Headdress Reflects the States of Your Brain
In what state is your brain currently? Probably you don't know the answer to that one, but that could change while wearing a certain headdress called NEUROTiQ. Fashion designer Kristin Neidlinger came up with this dress that lights up when a certain