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Gravity-defying 3D printer to print bridge over water in Amsterdam

A 3D printer that can print "cables" of material in any orientation is set to 3D-print a steel bridge over a canal in Amsterdam.

By 15 June 2015

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3D-printed Joker mask is the stuff of nightmares

Even Batman's stomach would turn at the sight of a ghoulish 3D-printed Joker mask inspired by a gruesome comic-book scene.

By 16 June 2015

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3D-printed food, robot arms and more at the 3D Printshow London (pictures)

Check out the lovingly extruded marvels and wonder at the many ways 3D printing is set to change our lives. Plus a life-size, 3D-printed Paul McCartney.

29 Images By 21 May 2015

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​France tries rejuvenating high-tech manufacturing with Internet of Things center

Investors hope the Cité de l'Objet Connecté in France will become a hub for designing and building new networked devices. French government agencies are chipping in some initial funding.

By 12 June 2015

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3D-printed mini jet engine revved up to 33,000rpm

GE creates a little-engine-that-could using an advanced metal 3D-printing technique and then put it through testing like a full-size engine.

By 14 May 2015

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Sending a message from 2015 to space aliens (Tomorrow Daily 182)

The New Horizons spacecraft is at the center of a crowdfunding/sourcing effort to update onboard data about humanity for intelligent life forms that may come across it in the future. If we know the Internet like we think we do, we're assuming aliens will someday experience a RickRoll.

By 22 May 2015

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Letting humans crowdsource a message to aliens can't possibly go wrong (Tomorrow Daily 182)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley cover a variety of future tech crowdfunding efforts, including an updated satellite time capsule for alien life forms, fabric made by 3D printing liquids onto metal molds, and a basic cell phone that can only make or receive calls. #TDMessage

By 22 May 2015

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Tears of joy: 3D printing lets blind mom-to-be 'see' her son

Combining ultrasound and 3D-printing technologies leads to a wondrous moment for an expectant Brazilian mom.

By 7 May 2015

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How a 3D-printed titanium bike points the way to products custom-fit for you

Design firm Industry has developed a bike that demonstrates how the lines are blurring in design, engineering and manufacturing. This shift will ultimately allow companies to tailor products to individuals.

By 28 May 2015

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Nintendo characters at Universal theme parks? Take our money already (Tomorrow Daily 176)

It's official: Nintendo will bring its characters and franchises to Universal theme parks in the coming years. Obviously, we're expecting a Rainbow Road go-kart track and a Metroid rollercoaster, but if Universal really wanted to go all-out, we'd like a fully realized Mushroom Kingdom.

By 12 May 2015