Northwestern healing hearts with 3D printing

Researchers at Northwestern University, the same institute behind this month’s 3D printed hyperelastic bones, have now managed to 3D print bio-degradable stents. The tubes that are [...]

Autodesk launch Design by Capture competition

Autodesk are giving away an Oculus Rift and other prizes for the winners of this competition. Photogrammetry is the process by which 3D models are created from stitching together i [...]

Become a candy designer with Magic Candy Factory competition

Fried eggs or gummy bears? Cherries or cola bottles? People’s favourite candies often divide opinion. You may never have thought about it, but these tasty little gummy sweets are a [...]

Stryker boldy go with Star Trek inspired 3D printing solution for spinal surgery

Stryker, a Michigan-based global leader in medical technology, has laser-sintered a Tritanium spinal cage for use in back surgery. The cages are hollow, and are used in-between ver [...]

3D bioprinting pioneer Organovo share price punished with 15% fall

Organovo (NASDAQ:ONVO) shares fell in response to a financing update yesterday: the company received a 15% hit to its stock price during NASDAQ trading. The California based 3D bio [...]

Hedge fund blocks GE 3D printing takeover deal

According to reports, a hedge fund run by a billionaire investor is blocking GE’s (NYSE:GE) $1.4 billion takeover bid for 3D printing company SLM Solutions (ETR:AM3D). The hedge fu [...]

3D printing food at London’s Food Tech Week

3D food printing company, Natural Machines of Barcelona, bring their Foodini 3D printer to London’s food tech week. Natural Machines co-founder and CEO, Emilio Sepulveda, delivered [...]

Security drOwned by University researchers

A paper has been released supporting the claims that a team of researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), the University of South Alabama, and Singapore University [...]

250 mph 3D printed electric motorbike

Swedish born Dr. Eva Håkansson is the “fastest woman on earth”, thanks to 3D printing. Using her custom built electric powered super-bike affectionately called KillaJoule, Håkansso [...]

3D printing in education grants available

The Australian Government are giving out grants between $10,000 and $50,000 to encourage the implementation of a new Digital Technologies curriculum. Applications are open to propo [...]