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MIT’s conceptualized Mars habitat makes use of ‘native’ silica on the alien planet

When it comes to Mars habitat conceptions, we have been witness to various innovative designs ranging from Fabulous' Sfero House to Foster + Partners' Regolith-Based Dwelling. Well, this time around, we have had a gander at another incredible design entry put forth in NASA’s recently-held 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge. The so-named Ouroboros conception was created by…


The 3D printed Strati car boasts of both electric and economic credentials

There is always more to every automobile that its mere physical specimen. We are of course talking about the economics behind producing a car, and how it involves wastage of resources and labor on many levels. But what about a car that avoids many of such manufacturing predicaments, and still manages to look spunky? Well,…


Designer crafts a custom LEGO 3D printer that can extrude 3D filaments

What to do when you are asked by your university to cough up a complex project crafted from bio-degradable filaments with three-dimensional printer attributes? Well, if you are Vimal Patel, you improvise. Basing his resultant project on 'Momomateriality' - a scope which espouses products to be made from a single material to save carbon output…