3D printing is on fire, and doesn’t need any help from the government. But it’s getting it anyway, in a big way.
An American company has partnered with Ukrainian researchers to develop a 3D printer that uses graphene as a build material.
You’re going to have to watch the video to believe this one. Researchers are 3D printing liquid structures that could hold cells and drugs, with water droplets.
Skylar Tibbits gives a TED Talk on his research with 4D printing, where 3D printed parts can transform from one shape to another shape directly on their own
If you were wondering what exactly the Additive Manufacturing Institute mentioned by President Obama does, they’ve just funded new R&D projects.
Mark Scoble interviews Techshop CEO Mark Hatch, in an 66-minute tour of TechShop S.F., where he learns about the facility and meets some TechShop entrepreneurs along the way.
Researchers at the University of Chicago use 3D printing to test a software’s predictions as to what shapes display useful jamming characteristics.
U.S. Rep. Foster (IL-11) has just announced that the National Fab Lab Network of 2013 bill is now introduced. It would help set up hundreds of Fab Labs across the country.