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Airbus prints the world's first 3D printed plane

Airbus prints the world's first 3D printed plane | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Thor is a windowless drone that weighs in at 46 pounds (21 kilograms) and is less than four metres (13 feet) in length. The mini plane was presented at the Berlin air show this week.
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Robots Just 3D Printed a Stainless Steel Bicycle

A team of students from the Netherlands made this futuristic bike by 3D printing with steel. See how it was done.
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You can now 3D print the world's lightest material - graphene aerogel

You can now 3D print the world's lightest material - graphene aerogel | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
"Typically, to 3D print aerogel, the core material is mixed with other ingredients, such as a polymer, so that it can be pushed out using inkjet printers.
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Watch a beautiful dancer turn into a 'Wide Open' 3D print in The Chemical Brothers' new video

Watch a beautiful dancer turn into a 'Wide Open' 3D print in The Chemical Brothers' new video | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
The Chemical Brothers have released a music video for the track Wide Open, featuring Beck, in which a beautiful dancer, played by Ex Machina's Sonoya Mizuno, transforms into a mesmerizing 3D printed version of herself.
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3-D Mapping the World’s Corals to Track Their Health

3-D Mapping the World’s Corals to Track Their Health | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Scientists can track the degradation of coral reefs with striking precision by constructing 3-D models of their surfaces.
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The Smithsonian is 3-D scanning Apollo 11 to share with the digital generation

The Smithsonian is 3-D scanning Apollo 11 to share with the digital generation | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Technology will let younger generations around the world feel like they're inside the capsule.
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American Library Association Continues to Stress the Importance of Public Access to 3D Printing | 3DPrint.com

American Library Association Continues to Stress the Importance of Public Access to 3D Printing | 3DPrint.com | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
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Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Declines Again as Stock Prices Improve

Short Interest in 3D Printing Stocks Declines Again as Stock Prices Improve | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Short interest during the two-week period ending November 30 declined on all four 3D printing stocks we follow.
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Minimally invasive spina bifida treatment using 3D printing wins €50K grant

Minimally invasive spina bifida treatment using 3D printing wins €50K grant | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Researchers from Leiden University in the Netherlands and Erasmus medical centres are developing a novel, minimally invasive surgery technique that uses 3D printing in utero to treat one of the most common birth defects, spina bifida--which can cause lifelong paralysis--before the child is even born.
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New method to 3D print building blocks of life - Times of India

New method to 3D print building blocks of life - Times of India | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Scientists have developed a new 3D printing method capable of producing highly uniform blocks of embryonic stem cells, which could be used as the 'Lego bricks' to build larger structures of tissues.
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3D Printing Pen and CNC Machine Yields Cheap 3D Printer

3D Printing Pen and CNC Machine Yields Cheap 3D Printer | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
3D printers are ubiquitous now, but they're still prohibitively expensive for some people. Some printers cost thousands, but even more inexpensive options aren't exactly cheap. [Daniel] decided that...
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How Robots Are Building a 3D-Printed Metal Bridge in Amsterdam

How Robots Are Building a 3D-Printed Metal Bridge in Amsterdam | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
These torch-wielding robots might be the new face of manufacturing.
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3-D printer firms fall flat

3-D printer firms fall flat | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
3D Systems, Stratasys struggling with increasingly uncertain outlook as potential buyers hold out for better, faster machines
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Dominique BOUDIN's curator insight, September 25, 2015 11:18 AM

Attention la bataille sur les technologies est engagée et des nouveaux entrants arrivent avec des machines spécifiques , rapides, concurrentielles venues d'Europe, Chine...a suivre de très prés

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Why home 3D printing never lived up to the hype

Why home 3D printing never lived up to the hype | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
It turns out people don't actually want 3D printers in their homes.
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It comes down to infrastructure and end use ease and reliability. If I can order a part via an iTunes like interface when I'm at work, and have the part waiting for me when I get home. That's when consumer use explodes.
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Mattel brings back ThingMaker as a 3D printer for kids

Mattel brings back ThingMaker as a 3D printer for kids | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
Mattel has announced that it’s bringing back the iconic ThingMaker toy making line, though this time in the form of a $300 3D printer designed specifically for kids. The device, along with a companion app, will allow users to design and print their own toys at home.
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Large Format 3D Printing - MasterGraphics

Large Format 3D Printing - MasterGraphics | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
One of the major limitations with additive manufacturing is the ability to print large parts. Most 3D printing technologies have a relatively small print bed that …
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3-D Printers Give Us a New Way to Think

3-D Printers Give Us a New Way to Think | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
A surgeon is using a 3-D printer as a tool in the operating room, and it should make you look at home fabrication in a new way.
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HP’s Biggest Gamble Is 3D Printing - Fortune

HP’s Biggest Gamble Is 3D Printing - Fortune | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
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Ed Crowley's curator insight, December 24, 2015 8:41 PM

HP is making a big bet in 3D - they have assigned a seasoned exec to run the division, they have an interesting technology - can HP make this mainstream?

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Medical 3D printing lowers risk and cost of complex surgeries

Medical 3D printing lowers risk and cost of complex surgeries | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
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How This Fashion Entrepreneur Is Teaching Kids 3D Printing

How This Fashion Entrepreneur Is Teaching Kids 3D Printing | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
KiraKira is the brainchild of Suz Somersall, founder of a successful jewelry company that carries her name. In teaching herself how to 3D print jewelry designs for the company, Suz saw an opportunity in teaching other girls how to design and "print" their own jewelry.
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3D-printed car could hit streets next year

3D-printed car could hit streets next year | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
LAS VEGAS -- The 3D-printed car, a theroplastic car made one-at-a-time by a machine, could be hitting the streets as soon as next year. Local Motors, a Chandler, Ariz., company revealed a new design for a
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3D printing, robotics, and the future of confections

3D printing, robotics, and the future of confections | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
While 3D printing has been around for more than thirty years, recent developments have brought this technology to the attention of companies who are searching for the next big thing.
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Using 3D printer, Whitman-Hanson students turn imagination into reality

Using 3D printer, Whitman-Hanson students turn imagination into reality | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
WHITMAN – If students can imagine it, they can create it on the new 3D printer at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School.Students in Julie
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3D printing will be huge, in the most boring and fascinating ways imaginable | ZDNet

3D printing will be huge, in the most boring and fascinating ways imaginable | ZDNet | 3D Printing and Innovative Technology | Scoop.it
The future of 3D printing will be as dull and prosaic as office equipment and as incredible and amazing as the human mind can imagine. This is a burgeoning area of technology well worth your exploration.
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