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Archaeologists Learn About Rare Marble Medusa Head Using 3D Photogrammetry

A University of Nebraska–Lincoln team of archaeologists and a group of Turkish students were slowly excavating a series of ancient Roman ruins in southern Turkey when they made a thrilling…

Sketchfab Adds In-Browser Animations to their 3D Model Sharing Platform

Online 3D content distribution website Sketchfab is currently the go to viewing platform for sharing in-browser 3D models. Since the startup launched in 2013 they have added several types of…

Storytelling Platform Blokko Unveiled — Celebrates with New 3D Printed Figurines of ‘Victuals’ & ‘Bigfoot’

“Victuals is a cat…with a lizard-man brain…who dons a robotic scuba suit to get back to his lizard-man home…” Welcome to a place called Blokko, where stories, art, and toys…

Japanese Company Allows You to Generate 3D Printable Models from Animated Videos

There are plenty of ways to obtain 3D printable models. You can use a 3D scanner to capture exactly what you want, you can download them from websites like 3DShare,…

MMF Ideas — Test Your 3D Printable Idea on the Crowd at MyMiniFactory Before You Actually Design It

One of the aspects of 3D printing that I love so much is the new medium for creation that it has presented to designers worldwide. Instead of relying on subtractive…

“World of Shadows” Character Comes to Life with Amazing 3D Printed Replica

When it comes to video games, I must admit I’m probably one of the most uncoordinated and least talented players in the world. I feel as though a 2-year-old playing…

The Future of London Visualized with this Massive, Interactive 3D Printed Model

Have you ever returned to a neighborhood or town that you moved away from years earlier and started to feel discombobulated when the small changes start to jump out at…

Design for Clever 3D Printed Game That Teaches Dogs Valuable Skills Now Available on Cults3D

If you have a dog and a 3D printer, then perhaps you have experienced what I have. My dog is obsessed, not only by the printer itself, barking and growling…

CGTrader’s Top 3D Printable Models of the Month: Includes Several Paris-Inspired Designs

CGTrader allows 3D printing designers to share models to modify, download, or print with a service such as 3D Hubs, and for the past few months they have provided us with…

CGTrader’s Top 3D Printable Models of the Month: Includes Incredible Hand-cranked Power Generator

CGTrader has once again provided us with a list of its top five most viewed models and its top five most downloaded models. We took looks at their top viewed…

3D Printed Teeth on the Form 1+ Help Dentists and Patients Prepare for Dental Procedures

When it comes to performing surgery that will affect people’s looks, especially in an area as small and crowded as the inside of the mouth, people need some reassurance of…

CGTrader’s Top 3D Printable Models of the Month: From attractive women to Pokémon

CGTrader has become one of the top sources for discovering and sharing 3D models on the internet. It is a perfect solution to finding those 3D models that you want to edit,…

Sketchfab’s Top 5 3D Printable Model Downloads for This Month

3D modeling has become quite popular, with both hobbyists and professionals from around the world realizing that there are suddenly more and more uses for this artistic talent. 3D models can…

Sketchfab Will Now Allow for the Download and 3D Printing of Their 3D Models

Earlier this morning we touched on an announcement from CGTrader, one of the leaders in the 3D modelling space. As we mentioned in that article, it will be the 3D…

Ball State University Students Recreate 3D Model of Demolished Landmark with 3D Printing Technology

3D printing is gradually making its way into educational institutions including high schools and universities throughout the world. Whether it is a high school biology class, a computer graphics course, or…

MakerBot Releases 3D Printable ‘Storied Skull’ Collection to Digital Store

The amazing thing about owning your own 3D printer is that the possibilities are endless when it comes to printing out your next project. MakerBot understands that 3D printing is…

‘Sporting Forms’ Represent World Cup Matches Via 3D Printed Data Models

This year’s World Cup which was watched by over one billion fans worldwide, was probably also one of the most exciting World Cups we have seen in quite a while. The…

CGTrader.com Adopts New 3D Printing Tools For Growth Within The Market

CGTrader, one of the world’s largest 3D model repositories, launched back in 2011. The company, which is now backed by funding from Intel Capital, has taken advantage of their positioning within…