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3D-printed Exo-prosthetic leg by William Root

There are more than two million amputees in the United States and 90 percent of these involve amputations of the lower limbs. Although the standard prosthetic technology do help the patients to regain most of the functionality they have lost, they are quite expensive. These prostheses are expensive as they require specialized labor to customize […]

Robotic Spider Dress

3D-Printed Robotic Spider Dress keeps strangers at bay

This terrifying new design takes wearable tech to a whole new level, one that basically makes Iron Man’s famous suit a reality. Netherlands-based fashion-tech designer Anouk Wipprecht is seamlessly blending fashion with technology to keep strangers out of your personal space bubble. Among her creations is the recent Spider Dress 2.0 which is actually an […]

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3D printed Robots adapt themselves to different kinds of terrain

Researchers from the University of Oslo have designed self-instructing robots on 3D-printers, capable of adapting to unforeseen obstacles. In future robots are supposed to operate in hazardous areas such as in deep mines, distant planets, radioactive sites, dangerous landslip areas and on the sea bed beneath the Antartic. These places are too extreme for human […]

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Bullets that can be fired multiple times from your 3D-printed Gun

3D-printed guns aren’t very interesting right now, because the person firing the deadly weapon is putting himself in as much danger as the object on the other end. Another reason being, the gun is made from plastic which fails to contain an explosive blast. Now, an American gunsmith has discovered a way to transfer that […]

3D printed telescope

Explore the stars with 3D printed telescope powered by Nokia Lumia 1020

For those amateur astronomers who’ve always dreamt of owning a powerful telescope, but can’t exactly afford one, here is some good news for you. Microsoft has teamed up with the Open Space Agency founder James Parr for designing the first affordable 3D Printed telescope called ‘Ultrascope’. The device catches your eyes due to the fact […]

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How to make your own 3D printed Daft Punk Helemt

If you have a passion for 3D printing and would like to put those talents to craft something interesting, then you need to check out this DIY tutorial on printing out a Daft Punk helmet. Adafruit has released a step-by-step guide on how to craft a 3D-printed helmet, which of course also sells the materials required […]