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Burlington, ATSF, and Santa Fe

Burlington, ATSF, and Santa Fe mark the three companies and 2 diesels that are shown in our daily photo. :)

Cheap 3D printers are poised to wreck companies' powers to enforce their IP

Ten days ago a 3D printer called The Micro started a Kickstarter campaign with the modest goal of raising $50,000 in a month. With 18 days to go, the project has already raised nearly $3 million. 290 more words


My Rediscovery of 3D Printing

I have been on a tear this week looking for information about 3D printers. I’m fascinated with the idea of printing things at home. So why not get a 3D printer? 353 more words

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3D Printing: Limited Only by the Imagination

“Come writers and critics who prophesize with your pen, and keep your eyes wide the chance won’t come again. And don’t speak too soon for the wheel’s still in spin. 1,313 more words


How 3D printing is changing the shape of lessons

As many readers know, the “geek mom” side of me comes out when I see new technology. One of the new technologies that has been attracting my attention is 3D printing. 252 more words

Artificial eyes, plastic skulls: 3-D printing the human body

The 21st century has seen the growth of 3-D printing, with well-known applications in architecture, manufacturing, engineering, and now increasingly in medicine. The birth of 3-D scanning technologies combined with organic inks and thermoplastics has enabled the “bioprinting” of a range of human body parts to accommodate a wide range of medical conditions. 755 more words




The 3D printing technology is used for both prototyping and distributed manufacturing with applications in architecture, construction, industrial design, military, engineering, dental and medical industries, biotech, fashion, footwear, jewelry, eyewear, education, geographic information systems, food, and many other fields. 805 more words