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3D printed Oscars statuettes

3D printed Oscars statuettes

Feb 27, 2017 United States
In 2015 the Academy sought to return to the original process of lost wax cast bronze for reasons of tradition and quality.
Boeing's Starliner space taxi to have over 600 3D-printed parts

Boeing's Starliner space taxi to have over 600 3D-printed parts

Feb 6, 2017 United States
Oxford Performance Materials Inc has been selected by The Boeing Company to manufacture 3D-printed structures for the Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.
Transformation of digital dentistry

Transformation of digital dentistry

Feb 3, 2017 United States
NextDent has developed 12 dental 3D printing materials to date and has obtained regulatory approval for use of these materials in more than 70 countries worldwide.
Stratasys signs deal with McLaren to bring 3D printing to Formula 1

Stratasys signs deal with McLaren to bring 3D printing to Formula 1

Jan 30, 2017 United Kingdom, United States
McLaren Racing and Stratasys have announced a new four-year partnership under which Stratasys will supply McLaren Racing with a suite of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, as the Official Supplier of 3D Printing Solutions to the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team.
3D printing could transform future membrane technology

3D printing could transform future membrane technology

Jan 18, 2017 United Kingdom
The first time the properties of different 3D printing techniques available to membrane fabrication have been assessed.
Army researchers demonstrate 3-D printed drones

Army researchers demonstrate 3-D printed drones

Jan 5, 2017 United States
Soldiers witnessed the innovation of Army researchers recently during flight testing of 3-D printed unmanned aircraft systems that were created on-demand for specific missions.
3D printer helps eye surgeon develop prototype tool

3D printer helps eye surgeon develop prototype tool

Jan 2, 2017 United States
3D printing is useful for improving medical instruments used in surgery to repair eye muscles that are misaligned.
Live cell imaging using a smartphone

Live cell imaging using a smartphone

Dec 30, 2016 Sweden
A recent study from Uppsala University shows how smartphones can be used to make movies of living cells, without the need for expensive equipment.
Inauguration of 3D printed bridge

Inauguration of 3D printed bridge

Dec 26, 2016 Spain
The 3D printed bridge was developed through parametric design, which allows users to optimize the distribution of materials and minimize the amount of waste by recycling the raw material during manufacture.
3D printing mends a heart

3D printing mends a heart

Dec 19, 2016 United States
Tens of thousands of patients each year are diagnosed with heart valve disease, with many in need of lifesaving surgery to treat the condition.
Adidas launches its first 3D printed shoe

Adidas launches its first 3D printed shoe

Dec 16, 2016 United States
Adidas has announced that it will be making its 3D technology shoes available to purchase for the first time with a limited edition release.