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February 21, 2013

3-D Printing

3-D printing is an innovative manufacturing technique developed by Professors Michael Cima and Emanuel Sachs from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Once just used to create working prototypes, 3-D printers are now used by people from engineers to home inventors to make objects from their imaginations.

Credit: NBCLearn, National Science Foundation and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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