Warning: do not attempt to use these pieces to fly. You cannot fly.
To successfully print 3D electrodes, the researchers designed and tested several specialized inks.
Move over nanotubes, there's a new futuristic building material in town and its origins may surprise you.
Legislators try to solve a gun problem that doesn't yet exist
Silk Pavilion by MIT Media Lab poses some interesting questions about how what it calls "biological fabrication" might fit into the future of making things alongside 3D printing and similar computer-aided cleverness.
California company says 3D 'bioprinted' liver functions a lot like real thing
Don’t call them cubes; The Sugar Lab’s 3-D printed sugar sculptures are actually up to 10 inches high — way more than you want in your coffee —
Shapeways looks to software to bring down production costs and time to market in its 3-D printing factory in New York City.
3D printer makes plastic parts. OtherMill makes metal parts. Class over. :)
Carpenter Richard van As made his own digits after losing his fingers in an accident. Now he's helping kids by 3D-printing prosthetics and running an Indiegogo campaign.
From a major VC firm’s recent $30 million investment in the industrial-grade 3-D printing space to the news that Staples will become the first major U.S. retailer to sell consumer-friendly 3-D printers, it’s clear that 3-D printing has reached......
You might think that 3D printing is a mature technology, the way guns and pizzas and pieces of jet engines are popping out these days, but you haven't seen it all: a company called Mataerial has built a contraption that can print gravity-defying stra
The infant's 3-D printed trachea will fully absorb into his body in two to three years.
A 3D printer is slated to arrive at the International Space Station next year, where it will crank out the first parts ever manufactured off planet Earth.
Formlabs is bringing down the costs of a better 3-D printing technique, but it must survive a patent lawsuit.
A video showing what is thought to be first ever 3D-printed bullet being fired has appeared on YouTube. In the video, from user Taofledermaus, three bullets of different weights and shapes are fired at various targets using a Mossberg 590 shotgun.
When high tech gunsmith group Defense Distributed test-fired the world’s first fully 3D-printed firearm earlier this month, some critics dismissed the demonstration as expensive and impractical, arguing it could only be done with a high-end......
The fast-growing field of 3D printing has been gaining a lot of attention. But one intriguing project coming out of the University of California Berkeley aims to use natural resources like salt and wood to reduce 3D printing costs.
Robots are simply more efficient than humans at certain tasks.
NASA has doled out a research grant to develop a prototype 3D printer for food, so astronauts may one day enjoy 3D-printed pizza on Mars.
All aboard the 3-D printing battleship! The U.S. Navy could soon use these these popular tech tools to shake up traditional supply chains and revolutionize maritime strategy.
If you've navigated through the endless sea of 3D printers at this weekend's Maker Faire, you may well have caught a glimpse of the Series 1 Pro, the latest offering from San Francisco-based Type A Machines.
3D printing really is nothing short of amazing. It’d be hard to find anyone, aside from Big Printing, who would find fault with it.
Seven must-have farm and garden devices you can build with your own 3D printer
Haptic technology like the Sensable Phantom makes manipulating 3D digital objects intuitive and responsive, allowing for a range of uses including prototyping, surgery practice, virtual sculpting, and interactive museum displays.
Now that Defense Distributed is on the defensive, it’s time to think a bit harder about what 3D printing really means.
Augmented reality and 3D printing, while very different technologies, circle around the same general concept: bridging the gap between the physical world and the digital world. 3D printing makes the digital physical, and augmented reality enhances th
Composite and 3-D-printed components will mean jet engines that use 15 percent less fuel.
Upstart 3-D printer companies have captured the attention of makers, but a 30 year old company called 3D Systems is having a record year on Wall Street.