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MIT Rocket Team tests 3D printed rocket made with Markforged machine

A group of students known as the MIT Rocket Team has successfully fired a fully 3D printed rocket. In a post written by the group's Charlie Garcia, the team explain the plastic roc [...]

3D Printing The Next Five Years by MatterHackers’ Mara Hitner

This is a guest post in our series looking at the future of 3D Printing. To celebrate 5 years of reporting on the 3D printing industry, we’ve invited industry leaders and 3D printi [...]

Airbus subsidiary, CTC GmbH evaluating Roboze 3D printers and techno-polymers

Roboze, the Italian manufacturers of industrial 3D printers for high-performance engineering plastics, will provide machines to CTC GmbH, an Airbus Company. At 3D Printing Industry [...]

Enterprise in Space uses 3D printing to support learning, partners with EXOS

Enterprise In Space (EIS), a non-profit program of the National Space Society (NSS) will soon launch several experiments into space aboard a suborbital flight using reusable rocket [...]

Cancer treatments at North Colorado Medical Center planned with Lulzbot 3D printer

Banner Health is using the LulzBot TAZ 6 to incorporate 3D printed parts into its cancer treatment. Starting with North Colorado Medical Center’s Cancer (NCMC) Institute, Banner He [...]

Michigan Tech studies 3D printing metal composites with Lulzbot, ColorFabb and Proto Pasta

New research from Michigan Technological University evaluates the thermal properties of metal composite PLA filaments. The paper is intended "fill the knowledge gap by quantifying [...]

George Washington University 3D printing research may unlock a new generation of neural therapy

3D printing may be used as powerful tool for neural tissue engineering according to new research. Degenerative diseases or trauma are the primary cause of neural damage. Experts be [...]

3D printing helps Queen Elizabeth Hospital reduce surgical planning time by 93%

By using a Stratasys Objet Eden350V 3D Printer, Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, UK are saving three to four hours in surgical time per surgery, and costs are reduced by up [...]

Proto Labs reports record revenue for first quarter of 2017

Proto Labs Inc. (NYSE:PRLB), a manufacturing bureau headquartered in Minnesota has reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017 ending March 31st. Highlights of the rep [...]

Japanese researchers 3D print scaffold-free ‘human mini-liver’

Researchers from the University of Tokyo have successfully 3D bioprinted a scaffold-free human 'mini-liver'. According to the research team, they were able to "construct a small po [...]