Daily Archives: February 27, 2016

How 3D printing unraveled the iDracula/i orchid's disguise

How 3D printing unraveled the iDracula/i orchid's disguise
The misled insects then carry pollen from one flower to another, unintentionally helping the orchids reproduce. Now—using models from a 3D printer—researchers have shown how one such orchid tricks fungus-loving flies by mimicking the sight and smell …
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Nasa and the amazing space printer

Nasa and the amazing space printer
Until then, experiments with the small-scale 3D printer will be the focus of Made In Space's efforts. In particular, the team is looking intently at how to use raw materials found in space – including on the surface of moons, and Mars. "The space …
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