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Some of the 3D printed cubes tested by the Rice University researchers.

Crazy 3D-printed, layered cubes can withstand bullets travelling at 5.8km per second

Rice University academics designed the cubes based on theoretical 'tubulanes,' which were able to withstand bullets travelling at 5.8 km per second.
Icon will 3D-print six more tiny homes at a property in Austin housing the city's homeless population.

An Austin startup can 3D-print tiny homes in 24 hours for a fraction of the cost of traditional homebuilding — here’s how Icon could revol...

The Austin startup can build 3D-printed homes on-location, instead of at an off-site factory, for cheaper than traditional home building.

9 moonshot ideas that became real-life innovations, from driverless cars to birth-control pills

Virtual reality was introduced in science fiction. The inventor of DNA fingerprinting didn't believe he had created it at first.

HDB just hinted that future flats could be 3D-printed smart homes that keep cool: Here’s how

In the future, Singapore ubiquitous HDB flats could turn out to be jaw-dropping, 3D-printed smart homes that can keep themselves cool.

Need a toilet urgently? A research team in Singapore successfully 3D-printed a bathroom unit in just 12 hours

Formulating and fine-tuning the right concrete mix for the bathroom unit's walls alone took four years.
The habitats can be printed by an industrial robot.

NASA held a contest to design a 3D habitat on Mars, and the winner is a vertical pod that can be printed in 30 hours

The winning design features vertical pods made from materials naturally found on Mars.
This design from a New York-based team won first in the semi final of NASA's competition to create sustainable shelters suitable for the Moon or Mars.

NASA held a contest to design a habitable 3D-printed home on Mars — here’s what that could look like

NASA has chosen three designs as finalists in its competition for a 3D-printed structure that can be house humans on the moon or Mars.
A new exhibition casts tech moguls as mythological figures.

This doomsaying art exhibition recasts Bezos, Musk, and Zuckerberg as mythological figures heralding the end of civilization

Artist Sebastian Errazuriz re-imagines modern Silicon Valley luminaries as classical statues.
The Toybox 3D Printer ($299) is a fun and easy-to-use machine that my five-year-old son Ben greatly enjoys.

I tried the $300 3D printer that was backed on ‘Shark Tank’ — my 5-year-old son and I both enjoy making toys with it

The Toybox 3D printer makes it easy for kids to design and print their own toys. At $300, it's affordable by 3D printer standards, but not cheap.

These 3D-printed homes can be built for less than $4,000 in just 24 hours

A housing charity and a technology company teamed up to create what they say is "the first permitted, 3D-printed home in America."