How 3D Printing is Saving Our Planet
3D printing technology is rapidly evolving, and its capabilities are constantly expanding. New materials with unique properties are being developed and made available for use in 3D printers. Combined with advances in software and hardware, there are now virtually limitless possibilities for us to produce using this technology.
Here are some of the nifty ways 3D printing is solving some of our most intractable environmental problems.
3D Printed Houses to Spring Up in Eindhoven
A Dutch construction company is daring to think the unthinkable – building the first liveable 3D homes. Van Wijnen is 3D printing the first homes in the world that are able to pass a home inspection.
First 3D-Printed Electric Car to Hit the Streets in 2019
The first mass-produced 3D-printed electric vehicle – weighing just 950 pounds – is due to go on sale in Europe by next year.
3D Printed Solar Panels: The Next Step in the Renewable Energy Revolution
Thanks to developments in 3D printing technologies, people will be able to manufacture their own solar panels and customize them to their own needs.
The Future of Sustainable Buildings: Autonomous Ant-Like Robots
A new technology in robotics could mean big changes to the ways of the … Read more
How 3D Printing Can Save Our Planet
Star Trek science fiction may be closer to reality, as three-dimensional printers may turn … Read more
3D Printed Cars and the Effect They Could Have on the Auto Industry
If 3D car printing sounds like sci-fi to you, it’s the here and now. … Read more
How Bioprinting Will Affect the Future of Human Health [Infographic]
Thousands of people die each year while waiting in hospitals for organ replacements that never arrive. … Read more
Solar Power and Sand create 3D Glass Sculptures
If you’ve ever doubted what can be done with a little solar power, then … Read more