3d Printing

L'Oreal's Plan To 3D Print Human Skin Couldn't Be More Creepy If It Tried

Nitya Rajan | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech

Human skin is a part of the body that you never want to see without its owner, much like other human tissue. It's the reason that whenever we're re...

Robo-Turtle Gets Life-Saving 3D Printed Face After Horrific Injury

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech

When Akut-3, a 45kg loggerhead turtle, had a run in with a boat's propeller, he was left with 60% of his face missing or damaged and a shattered jaw. ...

Tiny 3D Printed Organs Could Mean The End Of Animal Testing

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK Tech

While this might be hard to imagine, the image you're looking at below is actually that of a tiny heart and liver. You can see a collection of tiny...

3D Printing: the Next Major IP Battleground?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 16.04.2015 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

3D printers allow the owner to print a copy of any object they see fit. If they print an object that is entirely of their own creation there's no issue. However, there are - of course - objects that are subject to copyright and design right, and this is where issues arise.

Whisky Art...

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Tech

Suntory whisky hired Japanese advertising agency TBWAHakuhodo to come up with a new campaign and as you can see from the results, they certainly didn'...

Cleo The Tortoise Gets A Lifesaving 3D Printed Shell

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Tech

In case you needed any more proof that 3D printers are the best things in the world, a student has used one to save a tortoise's life. Cleopatra is...

Five Brilliant Pieces of Technology From SXSW That Will Blow Your Mind

Georgie Barrat | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Tech
Georgie Barrat

This mecca for tech geeks sees groundbreaking technology come to fruition and points towards upcoming trends. 2015 was the biggest yet and showcased how the planet's most forward-thinking companies are revolutionising the way we live and interact.

3D Print Your Own Hungry Hungry Clarkson

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Tech

A company has published the specifications for a 3D-printed Jeremy Clarkson caricature that's compatible with the classic children's game Hungry Hungr...

You Can Now Print Your Own Paul McCartney

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Tech

If you’ve ever fancied your very own personal Paul McCartney — either to thank and cherish for his musical and charity work, or berate for pretty ...

Heartwarming Moment Boy Gets 'Iron Man' Bionic Arm From Tony Stark Himself

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Tech

A 7-year-old boy born with a partially developed limb has received a custom-built 'Iron Man' style bionic arm - straight from Tony Stark himself. T...

You Can Now 3D Print An Entire Block Of Flats

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Tech

Chinese company WinSun has revealed two record breaking buildings - a block of flats and a luxury villa - built by 3D printing. The five-storey apa...

DNA 'Glue' Lets You 3D Print Organs

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists at the University of Texas have created a special DNA 'glue' that could hold the key to hospitals being able to 3D print their own organs. ...

This Is A 3D Printed Car

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Tech

This is the Local Motors Strati, it's the world's first 3D printed production car. It takes just 44 hours to print and is US road legal to drive. T...

Michael Rundle

Meet The Happiest Man At CES, And His Magic 3D Drawing Machine

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech

Tech Editor Michael Rundle discovers the happiest man at CES 2015 - and his magical 3D drawing machine. It's loud. It's overwhelming. There are ter...

Ten Ways People Are Using 3D Printing

Damian Radcliffe | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Tech
Damian Radcliffe

3D printing has been tipped as a technological game changer for some time, but after a hesitant start it looks as if this potential is slowly starting to be realised...

These Kickstarters Are Incredible, But Should Probably Never Happen

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Tech

Gadgets that turn up in Kickstarter projects are usually better in theory than in practice. Not always - there are some notable examples to the contra...

You Can Now Print Your Own British Museum

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Tech

The British Museum has opened a digital shop - but they're not just selling rubbers and pencils. In fact, they're not selling anything: the museum ...

This Gun Could Revolutionise Classroom Warfare

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Tech

This man has created what can only be described as one of the greatest advances in stationary warfare since someone worked out that an elastic band co...

3D-Print Your Own iPhone Microscope For Less Than £1

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Tech

Ok so it doesn't cost £1, it actually costs much much less, in fact we're actually talking pennies. This tiny clip-on microscope was created by Pacif...

Meet The Answer To The Housing Crisis You Can Build Yourself

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK

On a London street on Friday a dwelling being billed as the answer to the capital's housing crisis has taken shape. This, ladies and gents, is the ...

Cutest. Cyborg. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Tech

Cutest. Cyborg. Ever. A tiny Chihuahua puppy born without front legs has been given back his ability to walk, thanks to a 3D-printed exoseleton com...

Print It and They Shall Come: 3D Printing's Growing Influence in Unlikely Places

Christopher Kenessey | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Tech
Christopher Kenessey

I'll take a medium-rare burger with a side of fries and a Coke. File, option, print--and you're soon enjoying your desired meal. Okay, it's not quite that easy yet, but the idea of being able to print out food like the Star Trek replicator is just one of the many applications of 3D printing technology that's coming closer to reality.

Video Game Figurines Just Got EVEN MORE Nerdy

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Tech

The realm of video games is not exactly short of very expensive action figures made in dubious taste for niche audiences of even more niche (nicher?) ...

3D Printing Beyond the Hype

George Fisher-Wilson | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Tech
George Fisher-Wilson

So at the moment every other day we see or hear news stories about 3D Printing and its limitless possibilities with space age projects from houses being built to skull transplants all coming from a 3D Printer.

Say What? Van Gogh's Severed Ear 'Regrown' From Cells Of Living Relative

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

A replica of Vincent Van Gogh’s ear has been grown using genetic material from one of his surviving relatives. Artist Diemut Strebe created the ...