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Why now is such a cool time to be a scientist

Sure, it is a difficult time to be a young scientist, particularly in the life sciences.¬†We’ve all heard the doom and gloom about funding. After the financial crisis, grant funding is progressively drying up and venture capitalists and other investors are now less likely to pour money into biotech because it’s viewed as too high risk. 315 more words


Delivery by drones and automated taxi drivers: the future of technology

Drone deliveries and self-driving taxi’s are set to be accomplished by 2020 according to Nick Sohnemann, from FutureCandy. But what does this mean for postmen and taxi drivers’ jobs? 333 more words

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Future Evolution of Virtual Reality and Oculus Rift

In order to speculate on future evolution of virtual reality and Oculus Rift one has to assess current and near future uses people have and will develop. 441 more words

What is 3D Printing?

So what is 3D printing? 3D printing is producing a 3D object by printing it one thin layer at a time in a process known as additive manufacturing. 225 more words

3D Printing

The Next New Normal

I spent some time over the weekend throwing away old data CDs. Many of these were for courses I’d delivered on customer sites. These days the course tools are shared on a (soon to be obsolete) USB 2 stick. 383 more words


This blog is dedicated to the wonderful and expanding world of 3D printing. You will find information about the 3D printing, what new advancements are being made in the field and some of the more quirky and fun things that are currently being produced. 47 more words

3D Printing

MRI detects a single atom

In my novel ‘Thirty’ everyone undergoes an annual health scan that detects and fixes any disease or genetic changes. This keeps everyone young and healthy forever. 422 more words