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‘Totally life changing’: Man’s face rebuilt using 3D printed parts

A man who suffered horrific facial injuries in a motorbike accident has had pioneering surgery to rebuild his face using 3D printed parts. Stephen Power from Cardiff in Wales is thought to be one of the first trauma patients in the world to have a procedure in which 3D printing…

European Space Agency takes on 3D printing for space metals

European Space Agency takes on 3D printing for space metals (via The Inquirer) THE EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY (ESA) and European Commission (EC) are working together on making 3D printing a good way of building metal parts for rockets and spaceships. The ESA has released a statement about this, saying that…

NASA is 3D printing rockets

NASA is jumping on the 3D printing trend with a vengeance. It 3D printed rocket parts and fired them. Apparently it’s a much cheaper way of producing certain materials. [Source: Ars Technica]   …

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