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 Printed Spoon Gives Visually Impaired Child New Handle on Independence

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When 4 year old Anthony of Shelbyville, Kentucky lost his vision after an operation to remove a brain tumor, Wayne Whitworth, a family friend and former United States marine, offered a solution to help the little boy regain his independence. Whitworth turned to 3D printing to develop a customized sp … [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...]

Join Stratasys and VA’s Innovation Creation Series in ‘Prosthetics and Assistive Technology Design Challenge’ for Veterans

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Stratasys, in collaboration with the VA Innovation Creation Series is calling on all designers, engineers, and novice users of 3D printing to join the Prosthetics and Assistive Technology Challenge, held July 28-29 in Richmond, Virginia. Hosted by the VA Assistive Technology Program and VA Center fo … [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...]

Customized 3D Printed Headset/Handset Kit for Unique Interactive Art Exhibit Delivered Quickly and Affordably


University art departments have been among the early adopters of 3D printing.  Artists, designers, and creative thinkers are applying this disruptive technology to produce complex works of art that would have been proven costly, time-consuming or otherwise impossible with traditional forms of fabric … [Read more...]

New Travelling Exhibit Featuring 3D Printing in Space Brings the Experience to Millions


Stratasys is pleased to partner with the Science Museum of Minnesota for its new exhibition, Space: An Out-of-Gravity Experience. The Science Museum of Minnesota, in partnership with the California Science Center, NASA and other science museums, has developed the Space exhibit to educate people abou … [Read more...]

3D Printers Decreasing Drone Design and Developments Costs While Catering to Customization

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Specialist company deploys 3D printing for both prototype and customized end-use parts production Unmanned aircraft systems (drones) for civilian commercial applications are one of the most exciting disruptive technologies these days. With more than 200 of its aircraft already in use, Netherl … [Read more...]

Watford Grammar School for Girls Wins 3D Printing Workshop, Presenting New Opportunities to Young Innovators

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Where is the next generation of innovators coming from? A good place to find them is Watford Grammar School – founded in 1704.  A team of Watford students not only placed first in the WIRED Next Generation app contest, but the school also won a prize for submitting the most quality entries to the co … [Read more...]

The UPS Store Brings 3D Printing Services for Product Design to Small Businesses Nationwide

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Special Twitter chat scheduled for small businesses on Tuesday, September 30 at 7pm ET using the hashtag  #3DPrintWeek Following the successful launch of its groundbreaking 3D printing pilot program in six markets across the US, The UPS Store® is expanding professional 3D printing services to nea … [Read more...]