3D Printing

Metal Goes 3D (Printing)

The ESA is holding a conference today that concerns 3D printing in metal. Learn about 3d printing in metal in this Fw:Thinking blog post.

4D Printing is 1 D Better

What is 4D printing? What are programmable materials? What's the potential for 4D printing?

Maker Faire's Greatest Hits

What is Maker Faire? How does Arc Attack make music with Tesla Coils? What are some examples of crazy Maker Faire creations?

Robbin' People with a (Printed) Zip Gun

Cody Wilson used a 3D printer to make a handgun. Read more about the future of home-printed firearms in this Fw:Thinking blog post.

3D Printer Jam - When Tables Are Intellectual Property

How might we exchange 3D designs in the future? What happens when I try to copy a company's product using my 3D printer? Could we see some form of DRM attached to physical things? Join Joe, Jonathan and Lauren as they dive into the future of 3D printing.

No More Waking Up in a Bathtub Full of Ice

How could 3D printers eliminate the need for organ donors? What are the benefits of printing human tissue? What progress has been made so far? Join Jonathan, Lauren and Joe as they explore the future of printed organs.