3D PRINTERS

streisand effect

Trying to Ban 3D-Printed Guns Will Only Make Them More Popular

A lawsuit to prevent the distribution of 3D-printed gun designs is five years too late, and is the latest example of the Streisand Effect in action.
Jason Koebler
7.31.18
Design

Will.i.am Has a Lot of Feelings About 3D Printing

The Black Eyed Peas' founding member talked about everything from 3D-printed humans to the Ten Commandments at the launch of 3D printer and sustainable lifestyle brand, Ekocycle.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.6.15
Art

The Next Generation of Pancake Art Uses Facial Recognition Software

A Bristol-based design firm has devised a 3-D printer that places a photorealistic image of your face on a pancake. Time to drown your edible, Chuck Close-like selfie in syrup and butter.
Hillary Pollack at Munchies
2.17.15
Design

Let's Talk About 3D-Printed Food

We can make cool-looking pastries that taste kind of like Girl Scout Trefoil cookies—is there value in that?
Jason Koebler at Motherboard
1.7.15
Art

DIY 3D-Printer Turns Regular Room Into Renaissance Palace

3DKreashunz made an ornate ceiling in a fraction of the time that it took the masters of the past.
Beckett Mufson
6.16.14
Design

"Precious Plastic" Aims To Make 3D-Printing Eco-Friendly And Recyclable

These new machines from designer Dave Hakkens could have you 3D printing with your own recycled plastic.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.3.14
Design

The Great Fredini Plans To Preserve Coney Island Forever By 3D-Printing It

We talked to the former sword swallower who's using five 3D printers to fabricate the long-gone Lunar Park of Coney Island.
Mike Sugarman
5.29.14
Art

3D-Printed Bears Lead Heart-Warming Stop Motion Short

"Bears On Stairs" by DBLG is an awesome experiment fusing two crafts we love.
Zach Sokol
4.14.14