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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 […]

So you all liked my 3d printed combat armor build, I just finished 3d printing a full set of T-60 Armor. Ad Victoriam?
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 […]

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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 […]

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 […]

This is a 3D model of a clitoris  and the start of a sexual revolution | Minna Salami

It looks like a tulip emoji, but this anatomically accurate clitoris will aid education and debunk myths that have repressed womens sexuality for centuries This month, pupils across France will be able to use the first full-size anatomical model of a clitoris in their sex education classes. Considering all the technological, medical and scientific achievements […]

How to 3D-print your own Mr. Meeseeks from ‘Rick and Morty’

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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 […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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

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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 […]

Researchers are now fabricating human tissues with a 3D printer

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Look at this beautiful 3D-printed clitoris

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Aging Danes Hope Robots Will Save Their Welfare State

Denmark has a problem: it may soon be unable to afford offering such a good deal to its people. Free health care for all, a $757 monthly stipend for college students and robust safety nets for the less fortunate all cost money Denmark devotes slightly more than 30 percent of its gross domestic product to […]

3-D Printed Guns Could Outsmart Gun-Control Efforts

As the technology becomes cheaper and more widely available, tackling 3-D printed guns is going to be a massive challenge. “> Cody Wilson is the founder of Defense Distributed, a gun advocacy organization that shares code for 3-D-printing guns at home. He said his organization has shared almost millions of files for printing guns at […]

The year 2050: robot sex, talking pets  and immortality

A futurologist has made a series of startling predictions about life in 34 years time. But how far can we trust his forecast? Name: The year 2050. Age: -34. Appearance: Whatever your augmented-reality contact lenses show you. In general: shiny. How do you know all this stuff about 2050? Do you have a special guessing […]

Baby Girl Born With No Nose Is Mothers Pride And Joy

There are fewer than 50 cases of complete congenital arhinia, a condition that causes an individual to be born without a nose. The odds of being born with it are 1 in 197 million. Tessa Evans, along with Eli Thompson, are two of those unlikely cases. When Tessa Evans was born, her mother and thedoctors […]

Faster than a speeding jet: Dubai eyes Hyperloop-style system

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN)Congested Dubai is looking to the future with a radical new mass transit system able to carry passengers at speeds faster than some airliners. It may seem like science fiction, but the city plans to host an international competition in September, where designs will be invited for a system that uses […]

Democrats must resolve economic identity crisis

(CNN)Donald Trump’s travesty of a presidential campaign is forcing Republicans to ask themselves some hard questions: Does party loyalty outweigh the risks of putting a self-infatuated political ignoramus in the White House? Do they hate Hillary Clinton more than they love their country? No doubt Democrats are enjoying the GOP’s agonizing moment of truth, but […]

11 ridiculous future predictions from the 1900 world’s fair  and 3 that came true.

Do you ever wonder what the future used to look like? I mean back in the day, before we all walked around with glass bricks in our pockets that contained every piece of information that’s ever been available and allowed us to connect with anyone anywhere in the world in real time. What did people […]

One initiative is sharing their designs for free to help lessen the world’s plastic waste.

The stats surrounding plastic pollution are mind-boggling. Right now, there are billions of pounds of plastic wreaking havoc on the ecosystem. And every year, it’s estimated that 13 million tons more will make its way out there poisoning Mother Nature and killing even more wildlife. Not cool. At all. Image via Precious Plastic, used with […]

From virtual communities to real-life enterprises  How Kickstarter generated more than $5bn

The crowdfunding platform which notoriously funded the Oculus Rift has the power to connect people, reignite dying markets and promote social wellbeing. All while raking in real hard cash for its project creators The Fed Ex guy is always delivering intriguing parcels to first edition included part of the Berlin Wall, some dinosaur dung, part […]

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The law cant be right if its 50 years old. Like, its before the internet. The quote is from a speech Larry Page made at a Google developers conference in 2013, and its a fair summary of how technology companies have traditionally viewed the legal system. Regulations cant keep pace with technological change, so opt […]

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 […]

Centuries-old shipwreck recreated with 3D printing | Fox News

The Drumbeg shipwreck lies almost 40 feet (12 meters) underwater in Eddrachillis Bay, off the northwest coast of Scotland. This 3D-printed model shows the three cannon, two anchors and partial hull that remain at the ship (John McCarthy/Copyright Wessex Archaeology 2016) The seabed holds some fascinating historical secrets, but unlike monuments on land, theyre largely […]

Rocket Coffee Table By Stelios Mousarris

Some people say that coffee gives you wings. Well, it’s probably true, unless you’re Stelios Mousarris, a Cyprus-based furniture designer, for whom wings were not enough – he got five awesome rockets! All jokes aside, he’s now back with his newest coffee table design induced by his childhood nostalgia. “I have been collecting toys and […]

Airbus shows off Thor, a 3D-printed drone | Fox News

(Airbus Group) This Thor can fly, but it doesn’t have a hammer, nor is it arrestingly handsome. Instead, it’s a 3D-printed drone that Airbus showed off last week at the Berlin air show. About 13-feet long and complete with engine mountings and propellers, Thor is a first-gen prototype, designed to show off what 3D printing […]

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The people who are preserved in the form of life-size statues usually have done something noteworthy and amazing. Thanks to 3D printing technology and New York startup Body Labs, now any schmuck with some cash to burn can put a replica of their body on display, no accomplishments required. Body Labs, along with design firmVoodoo […]

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Is there an Internet rule that says if someone comes up with an amazing piece of technology, someone else will figure out how to make food with it? There should be, because thats the only way to explain Dippin Dots and now this 3D pancake printer. After raising over $460,000 on Kickstarter, PancakeBot is now […]

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Dubai says it has completed the world’s first 3D-printed office building. While other construction projects have at least partly relied on 3D printers, the Dubai government says this entire building is printer-made, even the furnishings and interior designs. And it’s not just for show: The office is supposed to be a functional workspace, with phone hookups, water, electricity […]

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If you’ve ever seen a 3D printer in action, then you already know they’re a remarkable feat of modern engineering. Case in point: So powerful 3D printers are, hmmm? GIF via BusyBotz 3D Printing/YouTube. But they’re great for a lot more than statuettes and tchotchkes. Today, 3D printers are being used as a lower-cost manufacturing […]

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What would you do if you had to choose between having cancer or having a chest? Suppose you’re 54 years old and you suddenly find out that a cancerous bone tumor known as a chest wall sarcoma has devoured your sternum and part of your ribcage. For all of the remarkable advancements that have been […]

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With the help of 3D-printing, this kitten is learning to walk again. In early September, Cassidy the kitten was found near death starving and stumbling around a Canadian forest. After nineweeks of somehow surviving by himself, he was taken into care by the non-profitcat sanctuary Tiny Kittens. When rescued, he weighed less than half a […]

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A U.K. based robotics company and Disney have joined forces to create 3D-printed prosthetic arms that will get any kid (or even adult) excited. Open Bionics has created three designs: a glittery arm inspired by Elsa from Frozen, a robotic arm designed to look like Tony Starks Iron Man and a lightsaber-themed Star Wars hand. […]

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Technology is how humanity puts its smartest minds into its dumbest hands. Invention short-circuits ideas and intelligence, arming idiots with equipment they can’t even spell, let alone operate safely. Tools are how we outran the rest of evolution by getting into a car we’d invented. But it turns out tools are complex, because when you […]

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What do Luke Skywalker, Iron Man, and Elsa of Arendelle have in common? Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images. Well for starters, they are three of the most popular characters to ever grace the movie screen. They also happen to be go-to favorites for children to imitate be it in their behaviors, the way they dress […]

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Move aside, gold teeth: there could soon be a 3D printed alternative in town. They may not have such a gangster-esque ring to them, but the idea is not to look cool; its to help keep pesky microbes away. Making 3D printed body parts isnt exactly a new thing: scientists have createdlimbs, bones, eyes and […]

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When Doc and Marty travelled forward in time from 1985 and landed the DeLorean on October 21, 2015, they found a world of flying cars, hover boards and 3D holographic technology. Some of the technologies predicted are now a reality of sorts, but the world of Back to The Future II is not quite what […]

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“We can’t follow what Mercedes do. We want to beat people who are out-speeding us. If you can innovate, and not just follow what other people out there are doing, then you give yourself a chance.” And Mr Hackland, who is in his second year at Williams, says that he has seen an improvement over […]

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“The benefit of the experience in store for the whole family is that children and adults can learn about the technology of 3D printing and ingredients in food,” Managing Director of Katjes Fassin UK, Melissa Snover, told Retail Gazzette. “Other confectioners haven’t been able to bring anything like this to market, but we’ve spent many […]

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Our micro-planter chess set is about fusing 3D printing and nature. We are trained architects – Kae Woei and Elena try, who try to find humour in designs, by adding a little element of playfulness in day-to-day products. Chess pieces allow nature lovers to integrate their favorite succulents or herbs into the chess board. Each […]

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Stephen Davies, who is missing an arm, received a free prosthetic from Team Unlimbited e-Nable, and soon became a volunteer for the organization. When Davies learned that there was an 8-year-old-girl from Bristol who also needed prosthetic arm, he saw a chance to pay his good fortune forward: he designed an arm for Isabella, and […]

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For fans of BioWares role-playing game series Mass Effect, this Saturday is more than just another day. Its a day when players observe the holiday known as N7 Day. If youre wondering why Nov. 7 is the perfect day to celebrate the franchise, it all comes down to the N7. In the series the main […]