Blast off for 3D printing in Austrian Space Forum’s simulated Mars mission

3D printing is to play a key role in AMADEE-18, a month-long simulated field mission to Mars led by the Austrian Space Forum (OeWF) with the support of the Sultanate of Oman. The mock-Mars mission will see scientists from 25 nations travel to Dhofar, a barren region of Oman sharing many geological s...

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Posted on Jan 13, 2018

Blast Off with Full-Color 3D Printed Spacecraft from Elite Dangerous

By Tyler Koslow 3D printing is helping to take your favorite game-based props and characters off of the screen and into your hand. 3D print merchandisers like the France-based FabZat have placed a primary focus on customized 3D printed content from video games like Minecraft and World of Warcraft. E...

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Posted on Mar 5, 2016

Metal 3D Printing is Helping NASA Blast Off into Space

By Tyler Koslow Since the 1960’s, the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center has been in charge of some of the most renowned outer space missions in history, from the Hubble Space Telescope to the Apollo missions. Now, the NASA center is attempting to fully develop a Space Launch System (SLS) program, ...

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Posted on Oct 20, 2015