3d Printers

This Machine Prints Complete Jumpers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Tech

The idea of a machine that can print jumpers is not new. It was sort of the foundation of the industrial revolution, more or less. But now we live in ...

This 3D Printer Can Play Air Hockey

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

It all seems innocent enough - a modified 3D-printer that can play air hockey incredibly well. But where does it end? If they can master this th...

WATCH: 3D-Printed 'Blossom' Flowers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

As long as you can put the scenes from the 'Alien' films which feature the creature's weird eggs in the back of your mind, these 3D-printed 'Blossom' ...

WATCH: This Machine Can 3D Print A House

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech

Everyone knows there's a housing crisis, and virtually every politician in the land wants to build houses - fast. So if only we had some kind of giant...

So Hipsters Are Now Wearing 3D Printed Plant Pots (With Flowers Inside)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

What happens when hipsters get hold of 3D printers? Obviously they start wearing jewellery with live plants growing inside. A new seller on the...

3D-Printed Chocolate Is Now A Reality

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

We've already had space pizzas - now the world of 3D-printing is stepping into the realms of confectionary. Unveiled at CES 2014 in Las Vegas by 3D...

3D-Printed Fighter Jets (Kind Of)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Thought 3D-printed guns were scary? How about 3D-printed fighter jets? BAE Systems have announced the RAF Tornado jets have been flown with parts m...

Shotgun Made From Items Available After Airport Security

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

If you're at all nervous about cunning and dastardly terrorists circumventing airport security then you probably shouldn't watch this video. An Ame...

US Feds Make A 3D-Printed Gun...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Tech

Cody Wilson made it all look so easy - 3D print a gun, fire it and send the whole world into a frenzied panic. But while American officials have co...

Dad Makes Son 3D-Printed Prosthetic Hand..

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech

There are a multitude of ways a father can make his son happy but this one is a little special. Twelve-year-old Leon McCarthy was born without fing...

WATCH: 3D Printer Makes A Pizza

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Tech

Back in May Nasa announced it was investing thousands of pounds in 3D printers that could make pizza. The tantalising and tasty technology was stil...

3d-Printers Used To Recreate World's Masterpieces

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Tech

You can do a lot of things with a 3D-printer - pizzas, invisibility cloaks... guns. And now it turns out you can even recreate your favourite Van G...

The Grim Printer: How 3D Printed Guns Could Pave the Way for Illicit Weapons on Britain's Streets

Iain Overton | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Tech
Iain Overton

3D printers are coming to Britain. This autumn Selfridges is offering a London-based printing workshop, allowing people to make 3D-printed statuettes of themselves. It's all very exciting, but - like most technology - it has a dark side too and has the potential to kill.

3D-Printed Hyperloop Model Unveiled

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

There were animations, drawings and lots and lots of hype but one thing missing from Elon Musk's unveiling of the Hyperloop was a physical model. S...

WATCH: 3D-Printed Rifle Upgraded To Fire 14 Rounds

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Tech

The next logical step in the continuing, worrying and seemingly inevitable evolution of freely available 3d-printed weapons has arrived. This time ...

Hermit Crabs Receive Stylish New 3D-Printed Homes

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Tech

Having only recently brought you a pug on a floating rug we felt the only way to follow this would be to show you a hermit crab in a 3D-printed shell....

Terminator 2-StyleLiquid Metal Structures Can Now Be 3D Printed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Tech

Researchers have developed a 3D printer which can make objects with liquid metal. The breakthrough raises the possibility of far more durable - and...

WATCH: 3D Printed SpiderBot Is Terrifyingly Realistic

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Tech

Virtually by definition robots are terrifying enough without making them walk like realistic, massive spiders. But that's exactly what robotics fir...

WATCH: A Quadcopter. With A Handgun

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Tech

Yes, this does appear to be a drone armed with a handgun. That's right, a shop-bought, make it yourself drone with a handgun. Throw in the very rea...

Would You Wear These?

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Tech

If you're looking for a shoe that's 3D printed, garish, difficult to walk in and makes answering your phone unnecessarily impractical then these are f...

WATCH: Are These The World's First 3D-Printed Bullets?

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK Tech

It was surely inevitable but the speed at which someone has posted a video online appearing to show the world's first 3D printed bullet is still alarm...

Nasa Funds 3D Pizza Printer For Use On Mars Missions

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Tech

After the depressing news 3D printing was being used to produce handguns, Nasa are ingeniously restoring our faith in the technology by funding printe...

Just What The World Needs...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Tech

In a depressingly predictable development a new 3D printable gun has been successfully fired that is cheaper, sturdier and therefore deadlier that its...

3D Printed Gun Blueprints Ordered To Be Taken Offline

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Tech

The US government has ordered blueprints for the world's first 3D printable gun be taken offline. The announcement comes as reporters from the Mail...

3D Printed Gun Downloaded Over 100,000 Times...

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Tech

Blueprints for the world's first 3D printed gun have been downloaded more than 100,000 times in just two days. Even more worryingly, the CAD files ...