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3D Printing Artificial Bone

June 28, 2013 10:43 am Published by

Researchers at MIT have developed three synthetic composite materials that they say resembles bone. The first simulates the mechanical properties of bone and nacre, another simulates the mineral calcite and the third has a diamond pattern resembling snakeskin.

Duck Gets 3D Printed Replacement for Foul Foot

June 28, 2013 10:30 am Published by

Buttercup, a duckling hatched in a high school biology lab last year, had one foul foot. When his caregivers discovered he had trouble walking, they knew he needed a replacement to survive. So they turned to 3D printing to create a prosthetic foot for Buttercup.

VisiJet SL Impact Expands Direct Manufacturing Reach

June 28, 2013 10:00 am Published by

VisiJet SL Impact is highly versatile, powering a wider range of applications. It is ideal for functional parts that must stand up to the harshest, most demanding environments, and use cases, include snap fit parts, and other applications requiring outstanding toughness.

3D Printed Chic in 'Vogue'

June 27, 2013 10:31 am Published by

The project started with taking a full body 3D scan of designer Larisa Katz. After taking the scan and looking at the results, the decision was made to create something that hasn't been done before: a 3D-Printed fashion jacket for woman.