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By Connie Thwaite

It’s no accident that I chose “Germination,” the current exhibit of sculptor David Marquez’s work, as the topic of my first SKyPAC post. 540 more words

3D Printer in Space

The most recent SpaceX commercial resupply mission has something interesting on it for the International Space Station, a 3D Printer.  They’re going to use it to make replacement parts, so they don’t have to wait for them to arrive on later resupply missions. 174 more words


Dragon Arrives At International Space Station With 3-D Printer

CAPE CANAVERAL (CBSMiami/AP) — The International Space Station has received an important supply shipment from a SpaceX cargo ship, this one containing the first 3D printer ever launched into orbit. 295 more words


U.S. spacecraft carries 3D printer, mice to space station

Carrying a 3D printer and 20 mice, U.S. spacecraft Dragon blasted off Sunday, starting a four-week mission to the International Space Station (ISS).

The unmanned spacecraft, launched by private U.S. 384 more words

Lulzbot & Lime Green Begonias

Lulzbot, or more specifically Aleph Objects, had a booth at Maker Faire this year, and unlike a lot of other 3D printer manufacturers they’re not afraid to show off what they currently have in development. 232 more words

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NASA sent 3D printer into space

An important date could be today for the world of space exploration as NASA plans to launch into space aboard a SpaceX Dragon capsule and created by the company  276 more words