Alcoa Betting $60 Million on 3D Printing

Aluminum giant Alcoa is betting big on 3D printing. On Thursday, the company announced it plans to spend $60 million on a manufacturing center that will employ 3D printing to shape high-performance parts for aerospace…

Now You Can Have Custom 3D Printed Gummy Candy

A German team has gone way beyond gummy bears with a new 3D printer that can custom print yummy, gummy creations. The Magic Candy Factory — the first consumer 3D candy printer ready for market…

These 3D Printed Heels are Like Walking on Air

The shoes look futuristic and a bit uncomfortable. Yet according to the young designer behind the 3D printed shoes, walking on her heels is liking walking on air. Neta Soreq, who just graduated with a BFA…

Smuggled and Abused Toucan Gets New Beak

A toucan named Tieta had it rough. She was smuggled into Brazil illegally and had her beak broken off, either through a fight with another bird or because of how she was transported and treated while…