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Playable DIY Star Wars holochess board lets the Wookiee win

Take on Chewbacca in a holochess battle (if you dare) with a real working game table created by an ardent Star Wars fan.

By 14 November 2015


Fund this: Eora turns your smartphone into a 3D scanner

Green-laser scanning gets affordable with this Kickstarter project, which will retail for $330.

By 27 October 2015


Soft robotic hand gives out humanlike handshakes (Tomorrow Daily 264 show notes)

Rob Schraff's soft robotics project features a humanoid hand with the ability to shake hands with a human and adjust its hold based on the person's grip.

By 27 October 2015


Pompeiians healthy before volcanic death, CT scans reveal

The victims of Mount Vesuvius, preserved in ash for nearly 2,000 years, have been CT scanned, revealing details of their lives.

By 8 October 2015


Human, raven and thylacine skulls join Fire & Bone

Fire & Bone has returned with its third collection of tiny decorative skulls. The cream of the crop? A human skull with an articulated jaw.

By 10 September 2015


3D scanning deciphers ancient Hebrew scroll

A fragile scroll discovered in 1970 on the western shore of the Dead Sea has finally been deciphered, revealing it to be part of a Torah scroll.

By 21 July 2015


Intel wants RealSense off the desktop and onto 'anything'

As the RealSense 3D camera starts arriving on more and more PCs and tablets, Intel sets its sights further with a goal for RealSense on "any device that can use it".

By 2 June 2015


3D printing in brief: A few printers for your consideration

CNET editor Dong Ngo briefly explains 3D printing and lists a few recently reviewed printers for your consideration.

By 25 April 2015


Mystery solved: Why do knuckles crack?

For the first time, an MRI video has been taken of cracking knuckles, answering once and for all what makes the audible pop.

By 16 April 2015


Project Mosul to restore destroyed antiquities using 3D modelling

The priceless pieces of history destroyed by ISIS at the Mosul Museum may one day live again -- through 3D printing and one dedicated team.

By 17 March 2015