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World’s First 3D Printed Vertebrae Are Implanted Into Patients in China

Over the last several years, the news regarding 3D printing and health has been astounding. Learning about the latest advances in biomedical printing can sometimes feel like reading a science…

Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo Arrives in Hong Kong in Late August

3D Printing is becoming a world-wide phenomenon. It is no longer restricted to only certain locales or areas around the world. The technology is quickly being adopted by both industrial…

Chinese Company 3D Prints a Full Size 2-person Boat

Imagine a scenario where you are stranded on a deserted island, with nothing but a tablet, unlimited 3D printer filament, and a solar powered 3D printer. What could you possibly…

3D Printing of Chinese Cultural Artifacts Causes Controversy

Can something priceless have its value damaged by making copies? Artist Oliver Laric doesn’t think so, but his position has not found universal agreement. Laric, who has already made a…

Large Enough to 3D Print a Boat or SUV, New Full Color Chinese 3D Printer is Unveiled

China seems to be one of the nations who are establishing themselves at the forefront of 3D printing innovation. Last month, it was reported that China has begun 3D printing full…

China Uses 3D Printing And Scanning To Restore 800 Year Old Buddhist Goddess Sculpture

The 3D printing of ancient artifacts and sculptures seems to be a growing trend, especially for those seeking to preserve our past. As time continues to pass, the wear and…

How 3D Printing Could Easily Eliminate Homelessness In the U.S. Right Now

There has been a tremendous amount of excitement around the 3D printing of homes. New large scale 3D printers which use a concrete material instead of plastics or resins, are…

China’s MostFun 3D Printer Seeks Funding on DemoHour

We are used to seeing American 3D printing start ups raising capital on Kickstarter.com nearly every other week, however China seems to be getting in on the action now. Mostfun,…

China’s Huge 3D Printers, Soon Able to Print Automobile Sized Metal Objects

One of the biggest possible economic impacts of 3D printing  to the U.S. economy is the fact that it may eventually allow corporations to bring jobs back onshore from China….