Satellites are often thought of as being behemoths made of steel and solar panels, but an 18 year old Indian student named Rifath Shaarook has 3D printed a satellite that fits in the palm of your hand. The ultra-light...
American global defense and aerospace company, Lockheed Martin, recently announced plans to invest $1,000,000 in establishing an additive manufacturing facility at Denver's Metropolitan State University. This lab would be the first of its kind in Colorado, dedicated to developing...
The future of food is fast upon us. Already, artificial intelligences are taking over jobs in fast food restaurants because they can take orders, make custom burgers, and more. We’re also growing edible meat in labs, much to the...
Photo by Tour Group/Rice University Graphene has been touted for its potential as a “wonder material” since its initial isolation in 2004 by Andre Geim and Kostya Novoselov, two professors who then went on to win the Nobel Prize in...
3D printing using conveyor belts has become a huge base for activity over the last year or so. The Blackbelt 3D printer raised close to twice what its funding goal was with explosive popularity. The idea was also seen...
Right now, you can buy 3D printed shoes, 3D printed food, and, yes, even 3D printed fidget spinners. We even have 3D printed body parts.  It’s no surprise that the 3D printing trend is gaining momentum quickly, especially as...
Everything has turned high tech. We can 3D print our food and our kids go on field trips in virtual reality. Our fridges can order our food when we’re low. Even the kitchen sink has high-tech flair now with...
By the mid-2030s, the world’s population is poised to grow to 8.4 billion. Barring the inhabitation of luscious exoplanets, cyborg bodies that do not source energy from normal food products, and similarly futuristic possibilities--that’s a lot of mouths to...
No matter where we are in the world, no matter our skin color, our gender, height, weight, religion, or any other factor that so commonly separates us, we all have one thing in common--a need for food. Even when...
If you haven’t heard of it yet, it’s time you did. The Dolphin Board of Awesome is the first 3D printed, recyclable, compostable surfboard in the entire world. Surfers are known for coming up with projects that connect to...

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