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A 3D-printed neighborhood, at-home insemination tools, alternative education and more innovation from around the globe Hawaii Moves to Ban Single-Use Takeout Containers Part of a comprehensive plan to

Carbon’s new CEO discusses local manufacturing, funding and a potential IPO

Last month, Carbon announced its first new CEO in the company’s history. With $260 million worth of investments and a $2.5 billion, it’s a big job. But Carbon’s 500-person headcount is small potatoes

Tabasco’s New 3D-Printed Neighborhood

Helmed by housing non-profit New Story (in partnership with Icon and Échale), the city of Tabasco’s 3D-printed neighborhood has received its first two homes. Using a 33-foot Icon Vulcan II printer,

This 3D-printed Stanford bunny also holds the data for its own reproduction

"Just like real rabbits, our rabbit also carries its own blueprint."
world’s first 3D-printed neighborhood in southern mexico has its first houses

world’s first 3D-printed neighborhood in southern mexico has its first houses

a giant 33-foot-long 3D printer is squeezing out new homes in rural mexico layer by layer. The post world’s first 3D-printed neighborhood in southern mexico has its first houses appeared first on
MX3D + takenaka utilize robotic 3D printing to build a structural steel connector

MX3D + takenaka utilize robotic 3D printing to build a structural steel connector

the joint has a hollow structure that is then filled with concrete post-print by takenaka engineers, providing a more economical solution. The post MX3D + takenaka utilize robotic 3D printing to build
China's new great wall is one of the world's largest 3D-printed structures

China's new great wall is one of the world's largest 3D-printed structures

1p>The major Eastern China city of Suzhou is now home to one of the largest 3D-printed structures in the world after the 3D printing firm WinSun recently completed a massive 1,640-foot-long river
Scientists Create Bone-Inspired Structure for Stronger 3D Printing

Scientists Create Bone-Inspired Structure for Stronger 3D Printing

Scientists from Cornell University, Purdue University and Case Western Reserve University have taken inspiration from bone to create more durable 3D printed structures. This could eventually make 3D
ross lovegrove 3D-prints formula 1’s first-ever perfume in metal

ross lovegrove 3D-prints formula 1’s first-ever perfume in metal

driven by the precision legendary to formula 1, these 3D-printed bottles feature organic lines that embrace the suspended core containing the fragrance. The post ross lovegrove 3D-prints formula 1’s
These Plastic Bunnies Got Their Own DNA Data Storage. Next up, the World?

These Plastic Bunnies Got Their Own DNA Data Storage. Next up, the World?

Scientists infused a 3D-printed rabbit with genetic material, the first step toward a potential “DNA of things” where biology makes gadgets smarter.
Elon Musk's ‘Pedo Guy’ Trial, Uber’s Crime Report, and More Car News This Week

Elon Musk's ‘Pedo Guy’ Trial, Uber’s Crime Report, and More Car News This Week

Plus, the Air Force 3D prints parts for old planes, flying car execs consider the little people, and self-driving cars learn about selfish humans.
3D Printing Can Keep Aging Air Force Aircraft Flying

3D Printing Can Keep Aging Air Force Aircraft Flying

And the military wants you—to help it make spare parts for decades-old B-52 bombers and other planes.

Researchers create bone-inspired 3D-printed building materials

You may not think of your bones as buildings, but researchers do. A team from Cornell University, Purdue University and Case Western Reserve University believes that by studying the internal structure
Make: a non-patent-infringing enclosure for your 3D printer

Make: a non-patent-infringing enclosure for your 3D printer

3D printing is a dumpster fire of stupid, obvious patents, but thankfully many of these are expiring; this year, the stupid patent on putting sides on a 3D printer (extrusion printers are very

Photographer Tom Blachford’s New “Centro Verso” Series

For this series, the artist turned the lens upside down and to his hometown of Melbourne, Australia Tom Blachford‘s Centro Verso photo series flips the lens in a few ways. These upside-down images are
This futuristic electric car prototype was entirely 3D printed

This futuristic electric car prototype was entirely 3D printed

BigRep's NOWLAB unveiled an autonomous electric podcar prototype that's been entirely 3D printed. The car, called LOCI, was produced using BigRep's large-scale 3D printers and it features some of the
AK-3DP: 3D printed AK receiver

AK-3DP: 3D printed AK receiver

I've been semi-seriously joking about "AK-3DPs" (3D printed assault rifles) for years, and while the attempts to limit the spread of 3D printed guns have been sloppy and poorly formulated (as have the
death machines of london dresses kenzo motorcycle in samurai armor

death machines of london dresses kenzo motorcycle in samurai armor

death machines of london reimagined a 1977 honda gold wing, the design of the body inspired by the overlapping segments found in early samurai armor. The post death machines of london dresses kenzo
‘emotional and dynamic’ MINI john cooper works GP 2020 integrates 3D-printed parts

‘emotional and dynamic’ MINI john cooper works GP 2020 integrates 3D-printed parts

3D-printing, the latest production technique, is used to create the aluminum shift paddles, steering wheel clasp and trim strip on the passenger seat. The post ‘emotional and dynamic’ MINI john cooper
Dyndrite launches GPU-powered improvements for better 3D printing speed and quality

Dyndrite launches GPU-powered improvements for better 3D printing speed and quality

Decades ago, Adobe created software that made printing less of a chore. Dyndrite believes it is doing the same thing for 3D printing.