We may be flying the world in 3D-printed planes by 2050. Airbus is exploring the concept of printing the airplane with an estimated 80 meter square 3D printer.
The Economist’s Special Report on 3D printing includes two excellent videos interviews on the future of digital manufacturing.
Stratasys and Optomec have gotten together to combine the printing of electronics with the 3D printing of physical objects. First project: a UAV.
Lisa Harouni gives a TED audience a useful introduction into the world of additive manufacturing, what we like to more commonly call 3D Printing.
Z Corporation’s V.P. Joe Titlow gave a presentation at TCT Live 2011, regarding the company’s latest product and material advancements. Here’s a video of it that’s worth watching.
3D printing will bring a rusted America back to its shining glory, in the new ‘post-manufacturing age.’
The new environmentally-friendly and highly efficient prototype vehicle, the Urbee (URban Electric with Ethanol), is a two passenger hybrid car whose body was made entirely using 3D printing.