3D Printed Camera Case Enables Balloon Ride to Stratosphere


If a picture is worth a thousand words, this video of the Grand Canyon taken from 98,664 feet in the Earth’s stratosphere tells an entire story. A group of students from Stanford University launched a weather balloon device to capture images of the Earth’s surface at high altitudes. The project w … [Read more...]

3D Printing Helps Hexacopter Drone Soar Over Design Challenges


Wentworth Institute of Technology (WIT) has become a beacon of innovation for its adoption of additive manufacturing.  After successfully launching a 3D printing course last fall, based on the free Stratasys curriculum “Make Something That Moves Something,” WIT created a rapid prototyping course int … [Read more...]

Get Your Design On – the Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge is Back!


Stratasys is pleased to announce the opening of the 12th Annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge (#ExtremeRedesign). Students of all levels from all over the world are eligible to enter our annual contest to create amazing new products or improve an existing product. Last year’s competition[Read more...]

Student 3D Prints Life-changing Baby Bottle for Preemies

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Ravid Koriat, a recent graduate of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem, used personal inspiration for her final project in Industrial Design. A conversation with her sister-in-law about the challenges of nursing and pumping “mother’s milk” prompted Koriat to design a new style of fee … [Read more...]

Stratasys and Creaform Offer Educators Streamlined 3D ‘Scan-to-Print’ Workflow

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Stratasys is demonstrating its joint collaboration with Creaform, the worldwide leader in portable 3D scanning technology, at trade shows across the country—including The American Society for Engineering Education Conference and Exposition and most recently, AM3D Conference and Exposition.  The Nort … [Read more...]

Stratasys and SME Give Students Hands-On 3D Printing Experience, Helping Them Prepare for STEM-Related Careers

Tommy Tran and Adolfo Diaz of Hastings High School in Nebraska present their design concept to the judges

The 51st annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, held in Louisville, Kentucky, added a new and exciting competition to its lineup this year. Fourteen teams representing various states across the U.S. joined Stratasys and SME for the first annual Additive Manufacturing Competition … [Read more...]

Stratasys Reshaping Aerospace, Education, Entertainment and More at RAPID 2015: Exclusive Video Interviews!

Terry Hoppe, Director of Applications Engineering at Stratasys, gives Bright Minds students a tour of the Stratasys booth on the exhibition floor.

RAPID celebrated its 25th anniversary in Long Beach, California. This year’s exposition showcased close to 200 exhibitors from all facets of the additive manufacturing industry. Stratasys was a proud sponsor of RAPID 2015 and winner of the People’s Choice Award for best exhibit, which recognized the … [Read more...]

Innovative Product Designs Honored in 2015 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge

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We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 11th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. This worldwide contest gives students in secondary and post-secondary educational institutions the opportunity to redesign an existing product or to create a new product that improves how a task is ac … [Read more...]

Stratasys Introduces 3D Printing Curriculum for Vocational, College and University Educators

Students at Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore learn about the basics of 3D printing using Stratasys’ education curriculum

In my travels across the world with Stratasys, I have been fortunate to speak with many professors, educators and thought leaders on the importance of formal and non-formal 3D printing education. Skills and experience related to 3D printing are already in demand and will exponentially grow across a … [Read more...]

Streamlined Kitesurfing Board Uses Stratasys 3D Printed Parts To Attempt Record Channel Crossing


Harnessing the power of both sea and wind, five kite-surfers are attempting to cross the Bristol Channel in a world’s first, while their competitors aim to reach the same destination overland by car. The team’s unique kitesurfing boards were produced by 3D printing using a Fortus 3D Productio[Read more...]