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Scientist Uses Metal To Recreate Ancient Creatures With 3D Printing

01/10/2016, Dr. Allan Drummond, an assistant professor at the University of Chicago, has done something very incredible with 3D printing. He has recreated some amazing ancient creatures by 3D printing them in metal, the idea was to show how ancient species looked...

3D Printed Star Destroyer Measures 2 Feet Long

12/30/2015, I am quite sure that while many of us have already watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and will make an attempt to watch it at least one more time down the road, you can be assured that many people are well familiar with the massive Star Destroyer....

Derby The Dog Gets Upgraded Prosthetic Legs

12/29/2015, If you’re looking for a heartwarming story to end 2015 with, you might be pleased to learn that Derby the Husky mix has recently received a pair of upgraded 3D printed prosthetic limbs. For those unfamiliar with Derby’s situation, he is a dog that was...

Company Claims To Have Developed 3D Printed Liver Tissue

12/27/2015, 3D printing in the medical industry isn’t new. We’ve seen companies 3D print prosthetics and even bones, but now a company in India has claimed to have developed 3D printable liver tissue, which they are hoping that one day will be usable for...

3D Printed Haikus Only Show Up When Placed In Water

11/25/2015, 3D printing is an amazing concept as we have seen it used in all sorts of things, like printing your own gadgets, printing prosthetic limbs, and once we’ve even seen 3D printing used to print an entire motorcycle! However 3D printing can be more than...

New Balance Shows Off Their First 3D Printed Running Shoe

11/19/2015, The idea that we can 3D print replacement parts for machines, bones, instruments, and more would mean that the idea of 3D printed shoes shouldn’t be too surprising. We have seen sports companies such as Adidas launch 3D printed shoes, and now it looks...

3D-Printed Drone Breaks 150MPH Barrier

11/13/2015, Aerospace company Aurora Flight Sciences has teamed up with 3D printing company Stratasys to collaborate on what is deemed to be the first 3D-printed, jet-powered aircraft which saw action at the Dubai Airshow. This particular drone could very well be the...

3D Laser Printer Glowforge Raises $27.9M In 30-days

10/26/2015, Back in September, we shared an interesting gadget by the name of Glowforge. For those unfamiliar, Glowforge is a 3D laser printer that lets you create 3D objects using existing materials, and also cutting it to the way you like in a precise manner. In a...

3D Printed Violin Sounds As Good As Its Wooden Counterpart

10/23/2015, There is a reason why there are a lot of musical instruments that are made from wood. This is because there are certain inherent acoustic properties of wood that cannot be replicated by other materials. This is why many musicians might frown upon the idea...

Iron Man, Frozen, Star Wars Prosthetics Aimed At Young Amputees

10/12/2015, Unless you are an amputee, we really have no idea what it would be like to lose an arm. Making it even worse is when you are young and you just can’t comprehend what is going on. However to help make the process a bit more bearable, Open Bionics has...

Adidas Futurecraft 3D Takes Running Shoes To 3D Printing Levels

10/08/2015, Imagine a world where if you wanted to go jogging, you could 3D print a pair of jogging shoes. Or if you wanted to go hiking, you could 3D print a pair of hiking boots. Imagine such a service that could be offered at hotels and resorts where guests will...

Glowforge 3D Laser Printer Now Available For Pre-Order

09/24/2015, How 3D printers work is kind of like how normal printers work. There is the material used to print which is equivalent to the ink in regular printers, and from there based on your design, it will then release that material and layer it until it becomes...

3D Printed Hearts Lets Surgeons Practice Before An Operation

09/20/2015, Due to the delicate nature of surgery, getting it right the first time round is extremely important because rarely is there ever a “restart” button. This is doubly important when it comes to organs like the heart, but now thanks to a group of...

Patient Receives A 3D-Printed Sternum & Rib Cage Made From Titanium

09/11/2015, In the past we have seen 3D printing used for medical purposes. This includes 3D printing body parts like bones, for example. In fact recently over in Spain, a 54-year old cancer patient was the first in the world to receive a 3D printed rib cage and...