3Dea’s Top Five: 3D Printing On Mars, For Meat And In Toys

3D Printing is Going to Outer Space NASA’s newest rover includes over 70 3D printed parts. The Desert Research and Technology Studies group (D-RATS) has constructed a SUV-sized rover with 3D printed bumpers, camera mounts, pod doors, and custom fixtures, which has been in the works since 2009. The rover will be manned by two people and can serve as … Read More

3Dea’s Top Five: A Giant Merger, 3D Printing’s Future and 3D Home Printers

Stratasys and Objet Form Behemoth of a 3D Printing Corporation Objet and Stratasys, two 3D printing companies, completed their merger last week and began trading as Stratasys Ltd. on the NASDAQ stock exchange on December 3. The new company’s market capitalization is around $3 billion. Stratasys offers 3D printing solutions and consumer services, while Objet manufactures 3D printers and the … Read More

The Ultimaker Robots Have Escaped!!!

The Ultimaker robots decided they wanted to uncover hidden jewels in and around the 3DEA store at the Eventi Hotel, so the 3DEA staff took them around the neighborhood. They ate some Dunkin’ Donuts, went to visit the Empire State Building and nearly ran off to New Jersey on the Path train.

Make A Robot Night at the 3DEA Holiday 3D Pop Up Store

Robots invaded the 3DEA Holiday 3D Pop Up Store at the Eventi Hotel on Friday, November 30th. Parents and children stepped into the world of 3D printing together during Make A Robot Night with Stuart Rentzler, a professor of 3D Modeling and 3D Computer Animation at Parsons and Pratt, and Children Museum of Art’s Joe Vena. Children sculpted clay figurines … Read More

Gothamsmith: Old Fashioned Jewelry with a Modern Twist

Gothamsmith is a New York-based jewelry design staple that came to fruition through the vision of an interaction designer, an ethnographer, an information architect and a product designer. Pete, Daniel, Carl and Rob fused their love of priceless memories and rugged style to create jewelry for men who look to accentuate a rough exterior. That was in the beginning, but … Read More