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Nov 4, 2015 - World's First 3D Printed Car Series
The CEO of Local Motors discusses the world's first road-ready 3D printed cars.
Read more on 3DPrintingIndustry.com.
Jun 14, 2015 - Gravity Defying 3D-Printed Bridge
A 3D-printing company based in Amsterdam has developed a revolutionary, multi-axis robotic 3D printer that can "draw" structures in the air -- and it's planning to build a bridge over a canal in the heart of the city.
Read more on CNET.com.
Jul 23, 2013 - 3D Printers to Get Cheaper in 2014
There are some major 3D printing patents, set to expire in 2014, that have the potential to dramatically increase quality and decrease costs in the industry.
Read more on Gizmodo.com.
Jul 13, 2013 - Amazon Adds 3D Printing Category
Amazon recently created a new category for 3D printers and accessories. Some of the popular items include MakerBot and Cubify printers, and also printer filament.
Read more on TechCrunch.com.
Mar 26, 2011 - Pixar Studios 3D Printer Tour
Pixar Studios recently offered a tour of their facilities where they create color prototypes of their characters using Z Corp 3D printers.
Read more on ItsArtMag.com.
Mar 21, 2011 - 3D Printer Makes Flying Insect Wings
Roboticists at Cornell University recently designed and built a very small flying insect using wings made on a 3D printer.
Read more on Discovery.com.
Mar 3, 2011 - The Economist on 3D Printing
3D printing is becoming so popular that The Economist recently published an article on the topic as their cover story.
Read more on economist.com.
Mar 2, 2011 - Major 3D Printer Advance - Titanium!
Tech firm Fraunhofer has developed a manufacturing process to fuse titanium powder with lasers, allowing doctors to rapidly create new medical tools.
Read more on etcenter.org.
Dec 27, 2010 - Print Out Your Own Meals!
Researchers at Cornell University have proposed a 3D printer design that can print out edible, solid food.
Read more on SmartPlanet.com.
Dec 2, 2010 - Objet's New 3D Printers at $19,900+
Objet recently launched two new PolyJet 3D desktop printers, the Objet24 and Objet30, which start at only $19,900.
Read more on Objet.com.

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World's First 3D Printed Car Series
Nov 4, 2015 - The CEO of Local Motors discusses the world's first road-ready 3D printed cars.
Read more on 3DPrintingIndustry.com.
Gravity Defying 3D-Printed Bridge
Jun 14, 2015 - A 3D-printing company based in Amsterdam has developed a revolutionary, multi-axis robotic 3D printer that can "draw" structures in the air -- and it's planning to build a bridge over a canal in the heart of the city.
Read more on CNET.com.
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