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3D printing is becoming fairly common today. You can be benevolently or malevolently inventive with it, depending on your predilections from grenade launchers to human hearts, its all now perfectly printable. A curious team of scientists from Irelands University College, Cork were clearly feeling a little hungry the day they set eyes on their own […]

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Library Used Its 3D Printer To Make Prosthetic Hand For Girl

A library has helped a 5-year-old girl start a new chapter in her life. Katelyn Vincik who was born without a fully formed left hand, had been on a waitlist for a functional prosthetic for more than a year. That was until Harris County Public Library in Texas made her one using its 3D printer. […]

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Within the world of robotics, squishiness has for some time been something of a holy grail, with engineers seeking to create machines with no hard components, allowing for greater contortion and the ability to squeeze through tight spaces. Octopuses are the perfect naturally-occurring blueprint for such a robot, thanks to their capacity to morph and […]

Family Is Brought To Tears When 5-Year-Old Receives Her New Arm

Katelyn Vincik is a 5-year-old girl who lives in Texas with her loving family. Katelyn is just like any other little girl her age, with one exception: she was born with part of her lower left arm missing. Her mother, Kimberly, tells ABC News that Katelyn had been unable to receivea prosthetic limb for almosta […]

This soft 3D-printed octopus robot is entirely autonomous and kinda creepy
Egyptian mummy’s face recreated with 3D printing | Fox News

Researchers created a 3D-printed replica of the skull from an Egyptian mummy. (Varsha Pilbrow and Gavan Mitchell, University of Melbourne) An Egyptian mummy’s head and face have been reconstructed with forensic science and 3D printing, offering scientists a tantalizing glimpse of the individual’s life and death. The mummified head was discovered by accident in the […]

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This House Was 3D-Printed In Just 24 Hours For Less Than $11k

Located in Russia, the 400 square foot home was built by Apis Cor. The company specializes in 3D printing, and thanks to their mobile construction 3D printer that is capable of printing buildings, they managed to print a whole house in just 24 hours! Despite the printer only needing a day to build the home […]

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This past week, a tech trade show called IFA took over a large swath of Berlin. The usual assortment of look-alike smartphones and ultra-thinner laptops made their appearances, as did any number of forgettable headphones. Were there smartwatches? Probably. Amid all the same-olds, though, a core group of wait-whats shined. This year, gadgets are getting […]

Best TV of the week: Atlanta, One Mississippi and Oprahs latest drama

A hip-hop comedy, a sugar-cane family epic, a bitcoin thriller. This is a busy and diverse week Premieres Queen Sugar based on the book of the same name, Queen Sugar follows estranged sisters Nova (True Bloods Rutina Wesley) and Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) as they move to rural Louisiana to run the sugar plantation their father […]

5 Worlds Elon Musk Could Colonize In The Solar System

Last week, Elon Musk caused a bit of a stir when he suggested that his upcoming plan to colonize Mars which we should be hearing more about next week might not just stop at the Red Planet. Musk has long been working on something called the Mars Colonial Transporter (MCT), a mysterious proposal to take […]

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General Electric Co.s credit rating was cut by S&P Global Ratings on concern that the industrial giant may add debt to support future acquisitions. The long-term corporate rating for GE and GE Capital Global Holdings LLC was reduced to AA- from AA+, S&P said Friday in a statement. It said GEs outlook is stable. We […]

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Breaks or defects in bones can be tricky and painful to treat, as surgeons oftentake bone from one region and use that to patch up the fracture. But now researchers have developed a new 3D-printed implant that not only removes this process, but which the body will eventually turn into real bone. The implants are […]

This Artist 3D-Prints His Clay Art

Click to unmute Taekyeom Lee is an assistant university professor of graphic design and he explores unconventional methods of creating three-dimensional objects. Lee spent more than a year working on a custom 3D printer and 3D printing process to create intricate ceramic objects. He hopes that this work will provide inspiration to designers and artists […]

Childrens Drawings Turned Into Figurines (10+ Pics)

I love all the results, but one of my favorite characters is a colorful elephant drawn by a 8 year old girl from Lisbon. #1 VIA: http://www.boredpanda.com/

Americas Past and Future Do Battle in an Unlikely Tech Incubator

There are about 20 startups that call this tech incubator home. On any given afternoon, you can walk through these lime-green halls, past a life-sized Darth Vader cutout and a sign that reads, Stop Tweeting Boring Shit to see them at work. In one office, watch 3D printers whir, making knobs and propellers to build […]

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Scientists fight for an endangered tortoise with a secret weapon: lasers

Human impact and a booming bird population are devastating the Mojave desert tortoise. But one man is trying some unusual methods to save them A baby desert tortoise is no match for a raven. The tiny reptiles soft shell is easily pierced, offering the bird a tantalizing fix of delicious entrails. Soaring raven populations, along […]

Harvard has built a cigarette-smoking robot, and it’s here to help

(Wyss Institute at Harvard University). Researchers working to discover more about how smoke impacts people’s health have developed an artificial human lung “airway on a chip” and a smoking robot to carry out more accurate tests. The work will help further our understanding of conditions like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), an irreversible inflammatory disease […]

Want to beat facial recognition? Get some funky tortoiseshell glasses

Eyewear printed with a wild pattern can be enough to fool commercial systems into misidentification, research shows A team of researchers from Pittsburghs Carnegie Mellon University have created sets of eyeglasses that can prevent wearers from being identified by facial recognition systems, or even fool the technology into identifying them as completely unrelated individuals. In […]

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by Little Planet Factory on Etsy Etsy shop Little Planet Factory has created a 3D-printed, 1:1.5 billion scale model of our Solar System. The 8 model planets’ diameter can be found below: – Mercury: 3.2 mm – Venus: 8.0 mm – Earth: 8.4 mm – Mars: 4.5 mm – Jupiter: 93.2 mm – Saturn: 77.6 […]

3D-Printed Solar Systems That Fit On Your Table

Little Planet Factory is a company created by George Ioannidis. One day this London-based artist searched for a Mars globe, and after failing to find one he liked, he decided to make his own. Show Full Text George grew up watching Cosmos and reading Douglas Adams, and he also happened to be experienced in 3D […]

Youngstown, Ohio: why voters are supporting Trump in a bellwether city

The Republican presidential candidate may not be intellectually there, but supporters in Mahoning County say hes better than the alternative Autumn leaves colour the wooded hills along Ohios State Route 82 and the blue signs promoting presidential candidates along the verge pop against the scarlet and lemon foliage. Some pollsters have state that can make […]

3D Printed Pass The Butter-Robot From Rick And Morty

This is awesome! ESDEV did remake his own version of the “Pass The Butter”-robot from one of my favorite shows on tv, “Rick and Morty”. And it even is functional! No wonder he got over 1.2 million views on this yet. “I will post the solidworks and STL files and information how to assemble one […]

Cant Imagine Shapes in 4 Dimensions? Just Print Them Out

Last spring, mathematician Henry Segerman found a peculiar post on Facebook. It was by a programmer who had could not conjure mental images—a condition called aphantasia. Segerman immediately recognized that he lives with the same limitation. When I try to visualize something, I dont see anything, he says. Which is curious—because Segerman, 37, has made […]

Incredible See-Through Prosthetics 3D-Printed From Titanium

Using a 3D printer, 3D scanner, and complex 3D modeling software, the industrial designer reduced the amount of labor needed to produce prostheses, therefore making them cheaper. Molded from laser-sintered titanium, not only are these prostheses cheaper, but they’re also lighter and more attractive. Plus, patients can personalize their products with an array of pattern […]

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With their immaculate replicas of everything from Tutankhamuns tomb to Italian architecture, this Madrid company is bringing ancient civilisations to life The curator at the National Gallery could not contain her wonder. Calling me over to the replica of the Borgherini Chapel that has been installed as part of the gallerys Factum Arte, a Madrid-based […]

Mom Knew Fetus Had Abnormalities, But Doctor Is Stunned By Babys Rare Face

Grainne Evans was told to abort her unborn child after doctors found abnormalities in her ultrasound scans. Evansrejected her doctor’s advice, and carried her baby girl, Tessa Evans, to term. Tessa was born withcongenital arhinia,a condition that causes an individual to be born without a nose. There are fewer than 50 cases in reported history. […]

No fame, no fuss: eight heroes of 2016

From the man who tackled the Nice truck killer to the women who opened their homes to those in peril, there are plenty of good people out there The Donald Trump victory, the fallout from Brexit, warnings about the return of fascism in Europe, the assault on Aleppo and the unabated refugee crisis. For many […]

The garden shed full of helping hands – BBC News

Media captionWATCH: Team Unlimbited’s 3D-printed limbs are changing lives At first glance, the shed, in a back garden in Swansea, doesn’t look remarkable. Step closer and you’ll hear the whirring of a hard-working machine. Open the door and, while I’d like to tell you it is Tardis-like inside, it isn’t. Every inch of space is […]

3D Printing can solve all problems

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CES 2017: What to expect

File photo – attendees pass by a sign outside the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Jan. 5, 2016. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking) The eyes of the tech world will be firmly fixed on Las Vegas when the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) kicks off next week. CES 2017 also marks the events 50th anniversary. One of the […]

The Fourth Industrial Revolution review  adapt to new technology or perish

In this slim volume by Klaus Schwab, founder of the organisation behind Davos, corporate-speak disguises a harsh reality Much mirth ensued recently when Jeremy Corbyns crack publicity team issued a photograph of the dear leader with a compressed quote from his speech: smart fridges that order eggs when youve run out. The dream of networking […]

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Retro-gaming fan finds sudden fame after selling his homemade 3D Zelda map on Craigslist
Will the world’s next megacity drip out of a 3D printer?

(CNN)Imagine a world where huge cities could be created with the click of a button. It might seem like the stuff of science fiction, but that’s where 3D-printing technology is headed, according to one Dubai-based start-up. “There are many videos online of companies 3D printing concrete structures with their machines, but people don’t realize that […]

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(CNN)February 24, 2017 There’s been a change in U.S. government rules regarding gender and bathroom use in public schools. Today, we’re explaining the background of the controversy and differing reactions to the new guidance. Afterward, we’ll tell you what country is projected to have the longest life expectancy in the year 2030. And we’ll explain […]

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Inauguration Day has arrived, and by the time you read this, Donald Trump will be the leader of the free world. Weve extensively reported on why his ascension and the appointment of his many profoundly unqualified and highly unscientific cronies represents a rather unique threat to the progress of science both in the US and […]

People Are 3D Printing Cat Armor Using This Blueprint, And Its Pawsome

“We started off first just drawing out how we wanted the overall look and vibe of the armor to be,” said Jwall, “and I suggested that it should have spikes, because I always pet [Bobo] in a reverse pattern so his hair’s all crazy and he looks like a spiky tiger.” The armor is also […]

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Spanish architects have usedthe wonders of 3D-printing technology tocreate the worlds first 3D-printed pedestrian bridge. The bridge is the brainchild of the Institute forAdvanced Architecture of Catalonia,who unveiled the bridge in December at the urban park of Castilla-La Mancha in Madrid. The bridge was printed using micro-reinforced concrete and measures 12 meters (39 feet) in […]

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Willem Pennings 3D printed this machine that can sort m&m’s and Skittles and divide them into six bowls. “It’s pretty quick and sorts about 2 pieces of candy per second. It uses Arduino microcontrollers and stepper motors for quick and precise movement. A TCS34725 color sensor performs the measurements. Furthermore, the device is equipped with […]

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“Pendulus” is a double pendulum built by Devin Montes that visualizes the unpredictable patterns of chaotic movement in real-time, using an LED light and glow-in-the-dark paint. For more cool projects, check out Devin’s YouTube channel, Make Anything // 3D Printing Channel VIA: http://twistedsifter.com/

3D-Printed Sculptures Bloom Under A Strobe Light

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Meet the man working with NASA to 3D print a colony on Mars

(CNN)Forget the moon. The next giant leap for mankind could be building a habitat on Mars. The fourth planet from the sun may be cold — Martian winters can reach -190 degrees Fahrenheit (-87 degrees Celsius) — full of deserts and lacking in oxygen, but for Behrokh Khoshnevis it’s humans’ next destination. The pioneering professor […]

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Tackling global warming is the greatest challenge of the 21stcentury and researchers worldwide are investigating how to reduce our damaging impact on the planet. Power plants are one of the largest producers of carbon dioxide, but now that emission could turn from a problem to a resource. An interdisciplinary team at UCLA have found a […]

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The next pair of shoes you buy might come from a printer. Under Armour and AutoDesk are teaming up to craft a new set of athletic kicks that are made with the help of 3D printing. The new UA Architech are the latest shoes to come from the 20-year-old American sports manufacturer, and they represent […]

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Decorating Easter eggs isnt always as fun as it sounds. The food dye often comes out too dark or light, the stickers hardly ever stay on, and your egg might crack before youre ready to eat it. Luckily, a new contraption gives us amuch easier way to make boiled eggs look beautiful. Its not the […]

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This is a cool kid named Ethan. Image via Upworthy and Dignity Health. This is his pretty cool hand. And the story behind cool Ethan and his cool hand is one of those stories that makes you say, “I’m really glad to be alive right now because this kind of thing could not have happened […]

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Here in God’s own country (Rule Britannia, God saved the Queen etc…), you may be able to have braces fitted to your sub-par teeth free of charge on the ol’ NHS. In the Land of hope and glory (‘Murica!) it’s a different story… You have to shed out thousands of dollaridoos for a clearclear, orthodontic […]

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Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have taken a big first step toward growing human hearts in a lab, which could possibly put an end to the national organ donation crisis. The scientists stripped donor hearts of any cells that might cause recipients to reject them and then used stem cells to rebuild the tissue. […]

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My mother bought her first GPS in the 1990s. A few months later, she came home angry because it had directed her to the wrong side of the city, making her an hour late. Thats too bad, I said, and we went on with our lives. We both understood that commercial GPS was a new […]

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(MIT/Tangible Media Group) When you hear about breakthroughs in 3D printing, they often involve the construction of larger objects such as buildings, prosthetics, and other items of size. The Tangible Media Group at MIT’s Media Lab bucked the trend that bigger is better and used their l33t 3D printing skills to produce a 3D-printed micro-pillar […]

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If the human race is to survive in the long-run, we will probably have to colonise other planets. Whether we make the Earth uninhabitable ourselves or it simply reaches the natural end of its ability to support life, one day we will have to look for a new home. Hollywood films such as The Martian […]

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3D printers have been set for big things for a long time. But as rapid as their recent boost in popularity has been, theyre pretty clunky machines andgenerallynot on the cheap side.However, a San Francisco-based startup has plans to release a 3D printer for your smartphone, all for under $100. OLOis being launched through a […]

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(CNN)Technology is creating new ways to do and make and even dream, ushering in a whole new era for the fashion world.

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Filter-feeding fish accomplish a feat that human technologies cannot: species including goldfish, menhaden and basking sharks filter tiny algal cells or shrimp-like prey from huge volumes of water without clogging their oral filters. Since fish have been filtering particles for more than 150 million years longer than human beings, we suspected fish may have evolved […]

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Missouri-based 10-year-old Jordan Reeves just built the world’s first prosthetic glitter cannon. Like any good superhero, she named the it something equally fierce and mysterious: Project Unicorn. Its composed of a 3D-printed turret that encircles Reeves upper arm. After loading the cannon with glitter, she simply aims and pulls the string to eject a cloud […]

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Undertakers in Shanghai provides service for incomplete bodies with face recreation costing up to 540 A Chinese funeral home is using 3D printing to manufacture spare parts for dead bodies, state media has reported. The Longhua funeral home in Shanghai is thought to be the first in China to use 3D printing in this manner. […]

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The destruction at the ancient city of Palmyra symbolises the suffering of the Syrian people at the hands of the terrorist group known as Islamic State (IS). Palmyra was a largely Roman city located at a desert oasis on a vital crossroad, and one of the most important cultural centres of the ancient world. Its […]

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Portrait is not a lost work by Dutch master but a 3D printed painting made by software that distilled the features of a Rembrandt If people think the portrait of a 17th-century thirtysomething man in black hat and white collar looks unmistakably like a Rembrandt, then Bas Korsten will be a happy man. The paintings […]

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With the revamp of Les Halles this week, Paris hopes to close a chapter on the embarrassing destruction of the original building just one of many gorgeous urban structures, from Penn Station to the West Pier, hit by the wrecking ballWhat have we missed? Tell us in the comments below The destruction in 1972 of […]

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Mar Elian monastery appears ravaged after heavy fighting between Syrian Army and the Islamic State group in Qaryatain, Syria, Monday, April 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Natalia Sancha) A Christian saints bones have reportedly been unearthed amid the rubble of an ancient Syrian monastery destroyed by Islamic State. Much of the fifth-century St. Elian, or Mar Elian, […]

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The students and teachers at Singularity University welcome a future where robots run the world.”> Within the next decade, he said, self-driving cars will eliminate all driving fatalities. Artificial intelligence will soon surpass the skills of the best human doctors and remove all inefficiencies from health care systems. These AIs will invent new pharmaceuticals to […]

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Two University of Florida engineering students have combined their passions for science, design, and education into an online shop that’s selling some of the coolest science jewelry and accessories out there. Last fall, Erin Winick and Emily Huber launchedSci Chicwith the goal of providing fashionable science and engineering accessories that can act as a conversation […]

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Sometimes ruins are better left as ruins. Just because we have the 3D printers to undo Isiss vandalism doesnt mean we should use them Palmyra must not rise again, as Roman Forum none are complete, none pristine. Their atmosphere and poetry lie in their scarring by time, nature and history. Russian combat engineers check for […]

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Jeff Bezos, CEO of the private spaceflight company Blue Origin, talking with science writer Alan Boyle at the National Space Symposium on April 12, 2016. (Space Foundation) Jeff Bezos, CEO of the private spaceflight company Blue Origin, at the National Space Symposium on April 12, 2016. Bezos talked with science writer Alan Boyle. (Space Foundation) […]

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My name is Libero Rutilo and I create a collection of design vases combining upcycling and 3D-printing technology. The project gives a second chance to such an unvalued object as a PET bottle, which would be normally thrown away after it has been used. The idea was to create a vase conserving only its silhouette. […]

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Starting a business is hard work… I imagine. First you need the idea, you need sort of proof that it’s worth doing so that means you have to make a concept AND THEN YOU NEED FAR MORE MONEY THAN YOU WILL EVER OWN. That’s all that’s stopping you. Thankfully, wonderful sites like kickstarter and gofundme […]

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Phillip the duck lost both his feet to frostbite during the harsh winter in Wisconsin this year. But thanks to some 3Dprinting and a generous stranger,he’s now able to walk comfortablyagain. Phillip was taken in by Vicki Rabe-Harrison from Pickett,Wisconsin. After trying to care for the handicapped duck, she realized he might be beyond rehabilitation […]

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Im still waiting for the condom of the future. Didnt Bill Gates promise me a better condom? I feel like someone did, and I am sick of waiting. I want it now. It had better not be latex. Latex is the devil. You see I am one of the lucky people with a latex allergy. […]

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This 18 month oldvideo is trending again now with over 300,000 new views!   Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2016/04/25/man-builds-3d-printer-to-print-an-epic-castle-in-his-backyard/

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Republican frontrunner denounces establishment foreign policy in announcing new plan that hinges on an unashamedly US-centric approach Donald Trump promised to save humanity itself on Wednesday, arguing he would shake the rust off Americas foreign policy if elected president with an unashamedly self-interested approach to world affairs. The businessman tried to claim the mantle of […]

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3D printing has been around for a couple of decades, but only in recent years has it really exploded as a technology. From printing out destroyed archaeological ruins to replicating the structures of the human heart, its possibilities seem to be truly endless. Now, thousands of years after he bit the dust,tzi everyones favorite Copper […]

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The worst thing I ever bought when I was drunk was the 10th Gin and Tonic… but that’s not really in the spirit (get it?) of the article. People buy stupid things when they’re drunk. That’s life. My dad was drunk and bought a pair of glasses shaped like beer bottles called “beer goggles” because […]

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Spiders are some of natures best designers and most skilled architects. So its no surprise that the latest developments in 3D-printing and construction are looking to them for inspiration. These 3D-printing robots known as SiSpis orSiemens Spidershave been designed by Siemens researchers at their lab in Princeton, New Jersey.Theyre equipped with cameras and laser scanners […]

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(CNN)“I will show you the dragon skin dress.” Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen walks through her Amsterdam-based studio to reveal a piece of clothing that both looks and sounds, almost magical. Pioneering fashion Van Herpen’s pieces are not only impressive on a surface level — from the fabrics used to the mode of construction. […]

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Millions of waste collectors in developing countries spend their days sifting through garbage. It’s a task that’s dangerous and unhealthy, yet pretty critical considering that most of it is dumped illegally and there’s minimal private waste collection. But they only earn about $2 a day and often burn the plastic in a way that’s deleterious […]

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Gala celebrates the opening of the Manus x Machina exhibition and provides an answer for a debate that has simmered for decades is fashion art? The red carpet is down, the catering is in. Amid the glamour of the Met Gala it is easy to forget that first person to include a 3D-printed haute couture […]

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(CNN)To think of a luxury French fashion house is to conjure fantasies of nimble-fingered seamstresses stitching impossibly delicate textiles and fine leathers in quiet, forbidden ateliers. But high fashion’s reliance on the handmade has been, if you ask Louis Vuitton artistic director Nicolas Ghesquiere, somewhat overstated. When it comes to the man versus machine debate, […]

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(CNN)Featuring a flurry of silver, lustrous and futuristic looks, the fashion elite gathered Monday evening for the Met Museum’s annual black-tie extravaganza. Zayn & Gigi // see more red carpet looks on #CNNSTYLE now. A photo posted by CNN Style (@cnnstyle) on May 2, 2016 at 7:55pm PDT This year, the Costume Institute ball was […]

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8:00am, Thursday:Barely awake barely caffeinated open laptop enter password type the single f needed to autofill the Facebook URL, and: But its right there! Jason Butler/Medium I dont know. Maybe its just me, but it seems that Facebook shouldnt be telling me I didnt upload an ID file when its own form is listing the […]

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Planetary Resources, a company hoping to make asteroid mining into a trillion dollar industry, earlier this year unveiled the worlds first 3D printed object made from bits of an asteroid. 3D printing, and additive manufacturing processes more generally, have made many advances in recent years. Just a few years ago, most 3D printing was only […]

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If you stop and think about it, medical technology is almost like modern-day science fiction. Although the media and society at large pay attention to technological advancements, an outsized share of that attention is focused on more consumer-oriented inventions. What gets lost in the shuffle is medical technology that is slowly becoming the stuff we […]

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In 1984, HP introduced the first mass-market inkjet printer. Called the DeskJet, it helped redefine what was possible for home printing, pushing capabilities beyond clunky dot matrix and into a more refined, reliable—and eventually, colorful—practice. In 2016, HP is announcing the Jet Fusion 3D, which hopes to give the same transformative lift to commercial 3-D […]

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Megumi Igarashi fined after distributing data that would allow 3D printing of her genitals in order to raise funds for boat A Japanese artist who made a kayak modelled on her vagina has been found guilty of breaking the countrys obscenity laws, in a case that has invited widespread ridicule of attitudes towards images of […]

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Destinyfans love their guns so much that theyll pay hundreds or thousands of dollars to see their beloved weapons recreated in the real world. Eric Newgard, 21, from California and Brad Thompson, 23, from Texas are the proprietors of Impact Props, and they are more than happy to take Destiny fans money for near-perfect prop […]

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The beautiful, ever-confident gods of fashion and technology from Anna Wintour to Jony Ive gathered in the Metropolitan Museums classical Great Hall on Monday to mark the opening of the institutions expansive new exhibition Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, which, as its name suggests, explores the intersection of hand and machine […]

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With medical technology advancing at the rapid pace it is, the day when our health is managed by an army of nanobots living inside our bodies is probably not that far off. But in the meantime, the next big trend is most likely 3-D-printed organs. While you won’t be able to print them at home, […]

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Spoilers for The Force Awakens followtread lightly. (Do we still have to do this? Sigh.) There are countless callbacks to the original trilogy in The Force Awakens, from trash-compactor jokes to AT-ATs. But one easter egg for eagle-eyed fans, which only appears in three shots, took an entire year to produce. After Han Solo and […]

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Sure, visiting other countries is great. Trying new cuisines, seeing the sites, good times all around. But what about traveling to a place far beyond our own lonely planet? You know what I’m talking about: Mars. But surely we are still hundreds, if not thousands of years away from actually being able to live on […]

Scientists fight for an endangered tortoise with a secret weapon: lasers

Human impact and a booming bird population are devastating the Mojave desert tortoise. But one man is trying some unusual methods to save them A baby desert tortoise is no match for a raven. The tiny reptiles soft shell is easily pierced, offering the bird a tantalizing fix of delicious entrails. Soaring raven populations, along […]

A Ukrainian man changed his name to iPhone 7 to win a free device

File photo – The new iPhone 7 smartphone is displayed inside an Apple Inc. store in Los Angeles, California, U.S., Sept. 16, 2016. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson) If you Googled Olexander Turin a few days ago, you’d probably come up pretty empty, other than a few social profiles, an assortment of non-American sites, and the like. But […]

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The 10 Coolest Features Coming to Windows 10

Microsoft is gearing up for a Windows refresh. The Windows 10 Creators Update will arrive on all Windows 10 devices for free in the spring of 2017. Today, Microsoft showed off all the new features coming to the multi-mode OS. Here’s the best of what will be coming to your Windows PC or Surface device. […]

Americas Past and Future Do Battle in an Unlikely Tech Incubator

There are about 20 startups that call this tech incubator home. On any given afternoon, you can walk through these lime-green halls, past a life-sized Darth Vader cutout and a sign that reads, Stop Tweeting Boring Shit to see them at work. In one office, watch 3D printers whir, making knobs and propellers to build […]

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Childrens Drawings Turned Into Figurines (10+ Pics)

I love all the results, but one of my favorite characters is a colorful elephant drawn by a 8 year old girl from Lisbon. #1 Read more: http://www.boredpanda.com/turning-childrens-drawings-into-figurines/?cexp_id=624&cexp_var=2&_f=featured

This Artist 3D-Prints His Clay Art

Click to unmute Taekyeom Lee is an assistant university professor of graphic design and he explores unconventional methods of creating three-dimensional objects. Lee spent more than a year working on a custom 3D printer and 3D printing process to create intricate ceramic objects. He hopes that this work will provide inspiration to designers and artists […]

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Breaks or defects in bones can be tricky and painful to treat, as surgeons oftentake bone from one region and use that to patch up the fracture. But now researchers have developed a new 3D-printed implant that not only removes this process, but which the body will eventually turn into real bone. The implants are […]