#3d printer

Looking for a DIY project? Here’s how to modify a 3D printer to make food or ceramics

4 months ago — Deep Dive

Need a DIY project? Here’s how to modify a 3D printer to make food or ceramics – new research While the pandemic has restricted us from doing many activities we like,...

Model life-size human heart 3D-printed out of cardiac tissue-like material

11 months ago — Long Read

Imagine you are a doctor about to perform open-heart surgery on someone. Would it help if you could do a test-run before the operation with a perfect replica of their...

3D-printed living bacteria

4 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers in Zürich have created a biocompatible ink for 3D printing using living bacteria.

3D printing and origami set to improve bone implant outcomes

4 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers have pioneered a new low-cost technique for 3D printing that allows structures that fold themselves into different shapes - this advance could improve how surgeons create bone implants.