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NASA wants to use 3D printed Rocket Engine and produce spare parts in Space

NASA wants to use 3D printed Rocket Engine and produce spare parts in Space
A team at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, has developed and tested complex engine parts together, marking a step closer towards building a complete 3D printed, high-performance rocket engine in future. The prototype isn't …
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3D printing hands on: Attempting to print a NASA wrench

3D printing hands on: Attempting to print a NASA wrench
It costs about a thousand dollars to loft a pound of anything into space. Scientists, astronauts, and project managers are therefore understandably careful about what they choose to send to the International Space Station. Years of careful planning …
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NASA to build 'universal food synthesiser' 3D printer

NASA to build 'universal food synthesiser' 3D printer
The kitchen of the future could see all our fancy devices – even refrigerators and ovens – replaced by a 3D printer which will create meals from cartridges full of carbohydrates, protein powders and oils. The concept might sound rather far-fetched …
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