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December 20th, 2018

343 Industries and Limbitless partner for Halo-themed 3D printed prosthetic arm for kids

Microsoft’s 343 Industries and bionics non-profit Limbitless Solutions have announced a collaboration to provide Halo-themed, 3D printed prosthetic arm for "young heroes who – like the Master Chief himself – also routinely and triumphantly beat the odds." via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181220-343-industries-and-limbitless-partner-for-halo-themed-3d-printed-prosthetic-arm-for-kids.html

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Indian researchers 3D bioprint load-bearing bones

The race to 3D print bone is on, with entrants from around the world. A team of Indian researchers from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and IIT Kanpur recently pulled ahead with a breakthrough involving 3D printed cartilage that then becomes bone with the addition of thyroid hormones. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181220-indian-researchers-3d-bioprint-load-bearing-bones.html

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Aurora Labs, WorleyParsons form joint venture for metal 3D printing in oil & gas

Aurora Labs announced today that it has entered into an agreement with giant engineering and mining services group, Worley Parsons via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181220-aurora-labs-worleyparsons-form-joint-venture-for-metal-3d-printing-in-oil-gas.html

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Scientists develop 3D printed robotic hand that can play Jingle Bells on the piano

Scientists at the University of Cambridge have developed a 3D printed robotic hand which can play simple tunes on the piano. The robotic hand plays simple musical phrases on the piano by just moving its wrist. via 3ders.org, http://www.3ders.org/articles/20181220-scientists-develop-3d-printed-robotic-hand-that-can-play-jingle-bells-on-the-piano.html

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