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NASA 3D Prints Mars Rocks

NASA 3D Prints Mars Rocks

Back in 2009, scientists detected an odd-shaped rock by the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity’s panorama camera. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) team spotted the rock, now called Block Island, in

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Haute-couture Faucet Creations

Haute-couture Faucet Creations

Fashionistas are not the only designers combining fashion and technology to craft haute-couture creations. Even American Standard Brands uses 3D printing for high-end bathroom and kitchen

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Blair Neal’s Sonic Song Sculptures

For those of you longing to see and touch your favorite tunes, Blair Neal, an artist and creative technologist based in New York is using 3D modeling to explore the relationship between sound and image. Neal

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3D Printing Elevated Maps

While 3D printing has been used by architects and urban planners for years now to help communicate the kind of impact that projects will have in a specified environment, it appears that the urban

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3D Printed Aztec Ceiling Design

While we’ve seen how 3D printing has been used to create a range of product designs for everything from consumer electronic prototypes to even bionic arms, some of the more unique applications have

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3D Printed Hermit Crabs Shells

Japanese artist Aki Inomata has partnered with, of all things, hermit crabs, to create a brilliant architectural art project. Using a 3D printer, Inomata created clear plastic shells with cities on them that were then

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Faith’s New 3D Printed Arm

The most memorable moments of childhood are often the simplest of pleasures, like riding a bike or drawing a picture. When Faith Lennox’s arm was amputated below the elbow at 9 months old, simple pleasures

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Nature Inspired 3D Printed Speakers

Akemake continues to produce astounding 3D prints inspired by designs in nature. Their latest prints function as speakers and combine a highly stylized modern aesthetic with the element from nature that

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