A prototype structure that has been printed at IIT Madras will serve as a base model for research.
The microscope requires just one assembly step via a 3D printer and no additional illumination optics.
"I've only got one pair of hands", is the refrain of overworked office staff or stressed parents everywhere. But now a design student is suggesting that it could be possible to have more, with a prosthetic third thumb to aid productivity.
The machine could build habitats for astronauts before they arrive at a deep-space location.
The successful launch of a low cost, 3D-printed rocket is an important step in the commercial race to bring down financial and logistical barriers to space
In a latest breakthrough, scientists in Spain have developed a special 3D bioprinter that can 'produce' functional human skin.
The Autodesk University event held on 1 September in Navi Mumbai was among the largest events of its kind. As Autodesk puts it, it’s a networking and learning opportunity for participants that attracts industry bodies like Nasscom and Ficci.
Israeli 3D printer firm Nano Dimension has successfully lab-tested a 3D bioprinter for stem cells, paving the way for the potential printing of large tissues and organs, the company said on Wednesday.
Mattel's new ThingMaker eco-system will equip families to create figures such as dolls, robots and dinosaurs, or wearable accessories like bracelets and necklaces by 3D printing them.
A group of US scientists have successfully transplanted living tissue constructed by a sophisticated and improved 3D printer, according to a study released on Monday by British scientific journal Nature.
A team of scientists in Taiwan has created a $100 smartphone-powered 3D printer that uses visible light emitted from a phone to cure the resin instead of the traditional method of using UV light or lasers, a media report said.
A Bengaluru-based biotechnology start-up has developed a 3D printed tissue that functions like a human liver and can one day be used for full-fledged liver transplants, according to the developers.
The world's first 3D blood vessel bio-printer, which makes it possible to produce personalised functional organs, has been developed by a Chinese company.
Researchers have developed a new tool that could allow novices design 3D printed objects in minutes that would otherwise take experts hours to make.
Australian researchers said Thursday they have created two jet engines using 3D printing in what is described as a world-first that has attracted the interest of major manufacturers and engineering firms.
The world's first compact 3D printer that can also scan items into digitised models has been developed.
German scientists have invented a Star Trek-style transporter that can scan an object and 'beam' it to another location.
NASA has for the first time 'emailed' hardware to space after the US space agency sent a new wrench as an emailed digital file for the International Space Station's onboard 3D printer.
NASA astronauts have installed the world's first zero-gravity 3D printer on the International Space Station (ISS).
In a world-first procedure, doctors in Australia have used a 3D printer to help build a 71-year-old man a new heel bone and save him from losing his leg to cancer.