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Redwire digital engineering capabilities simulate hybrid space architecture for advanced mission planning

Mission-critical space systems specialist Redwire has successfully demonstrated the capabilities of its Hybrid Architecture Laboratory Operational Environment (HALOE) to enhance...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Sunday, Jul 25, 2021 11:23am EDT

Breakthrough 3D printed ‘SR2’ air con system built to tackle climate crisis

Researchers at the Australian UTS School of Architecture have partnered with construction design firm BVN Architecture to develop a unique robotically-3D printed air conditioning...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Tuesday, Jul 20, 2021 11:00am EDT

meet ‘ohmie’: world’s first fully circular 3D printed lamp made from orange peels

the design showcases a texture similar to that of an actual orange peel, while some say that it even smells like orange cookies. The post meet ‘ohmie’: world’s...

designboom | myrto katsikopoulou I designboom | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 10:15am EDT

striatus is the first 3D-concrete-printed bridge built entirely without reinforcement

ETH architects together with zaha hadid architects used 3D printing to build this concrete footbridge with no reinforcing steel or mortar. The post striatus is the first 3D-...

designboom | yasmina karam I designboom | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 10:15am EDT

‘outline stroke’ is a new digital craft method of producing objects using 3D printing on canvas

sewing was replaced with ironing, instead of buttons were used printed connectors, and patterns were added by printing intricate textures. The post ‘outline stroke’ is...

designboom | stav raguan | Monday, Jul 19, 2021 6:20am EDT

world’s first 3D printed steel bridge installed over one of amsterdam’s oldest canals

after several years of work, the futuristic bridge has now opened to the public in amsterdam's red light district. The post world’s first 3D printed steel bridge installed...

designboom | sofia lekka angelopoulou I designboom | Friday, Jul 16, 2021 6:40am EDT

the ‘venice heel’ is an elevated sneaker designed for future flooding

sruli recht came up with three innovative futuristic footwear, sustainably made, that would solve possible problems in the years to come. The post the ‘venice heel’ is...

designboom | Sruli Recht | Thursday, Jul 15, 2021 2:30pm EDT

the fibonacci house becomes the first fully 3D printed home on airbnb

built by twente additive manufacturing (TAM), the compact retreat is designed after the famous fibonacci sequence. The post the fibonacci house becomes the first fully 3D printed...

designboom | lynne myers I designboom | Thursday, Jul 8, 2021 6:40am EDT

you can have your own remote tiny office in the woods with denizen’s 3D printed smartpod

the pod can be set in any desired location and is available by subscription to employers who want to experience an alternative workspace close to nature.  The post you can have...

designboom | myrto katsikopoulou I designboom | Tuesday, Jul 6, 2021 5:01pm EDT

Aectual 3D prints limited edition ‘mussel’ planters from recycled beach waste

Dutch sustainable architecture company Aectual has used plastic collected along the coast of a Belgian beach to 3D print a unique range of mussel-shaped plant holders. ...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Monday, Jul 5, 2021 6:06am EDT

‘PRO/CESS’ customizable 3D printed bike saddle rejects gender as a category of difference

in a product field conventionally conceived in 'male' and 'female' standards, PRO/CESS allows ultimate customization, considering physical characteristics and preferences...

designboom | tim schuetze | Friday, Jul 2, 2021 6:10am EDT

‘magic queen’ is a 3D printed soil landscape cared for by a robotic gardener

'the idea is to have a structure that is able to evolve, decay, and grow during the timespan of the biennale,' daniela mitterberger and tiziano derme, the project's designers,...

designboom | philip stevens I designboom | Saturday, Jun 26, 2021 3:29am EDT

‘sunflower’ is a village of 3D-printed homes designed to make communities more sustainable

like a sunflower, the arrangement of these 3D-printed houses follows the sun circle, where the lots and houses are radially distributed around a central communal area. The post ‘...

designboom | V.Gareri | Friday, Jun 25, 2021 6:30am EDT

TU delft researchers use 3D printing to create a novel living material made of algae

the researchers used an innovative bioprinting technique to deposit algae into living, photosynthetic materials that are tough and resilient. The post TU delft researchers use 3D...

designboom | christina petridou I designboom | Friday, Jun 18, 2021 12:01pm EDT

racially inclusive building blocks are designed to teach kids about diversity

designed by kazuya washio, the blocks are shaped like abstract people and painted with a diverse range of skin tone colors. The post racially inclusive building blocks are...

designboom | Kazuya Washio | Tuesday, Jun 15, 2021 5:00am EDT