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3D printed gun seized by TSA

The Transportation Security Administration claims to have found a 3D printed gun in a passenger’s carry-on bag at Reno Airport. The TSA website revealed a revolver, together with . [...]

Nanoscale 3D printing, have we cracked it?

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have produced a process that could finally master Focused Electron Beam Induced Deposition and drive nanosca [...]

MakerBot’s West Coast revival?

MakerBot has launched a flat out assault on the West Coast with an aggressive new marketing strategy. Does this mean that the company’s problems are behind it and we’re about to se [...]

3D printers can change humanitarian aid

3D printing has the potential to change the face of humanitarian aid and help millions of people around the world that are affected by disaster or war, according to Deloitte Univer [...]

Autodesk leads donation of 750 3D printed prosthesis to kids

In a heartwarming display of charity, Autodesk, Enable Community Foundation (ECF) and Voodoo Manufacturing, have partnered up to bring us the world’s first global hand-drive for ma [...]

Vector Space Systems 3D printed a cheap mini rocket

The aerospace industry has yet another 3D printing success story on its hands. Vector Space Systems, a micro satellite space launch company comprised of new-space industry veterans [...]

First 3D Printed Paralympic Cycling Prosthetic to Compete in Rio

3D printed prostheses are fast becoming a more accepted and viable option, and they're about to become competitive. credit to Dezeen This is Denise Schindler, a paralympian and l [...]

Willaston Physio & Sports Rehab unveils new 3D foot scanner

Dedicated to quality assessment, treatment and rehabilitation, the Willaston Physio and Rehab organization has introduced an innovative new tool that will lead to more accurate and [...]

3D printing’s brightest minds descend on Texas

The 27th Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium kicks off in Austin, Texas on August 8th. The AT&T Conference Center at the University of Texas will host som [...]

Human augmentation: we can, but should we?

We've seen and read so many stories about how 3D printing has helped countless people in need when used for human augmentation. From heartwarming stories like Mir, the 5 year old i [...]