Dan Shannon, biology teacher and founder of the Moeller Molecular Modeling Club at his school took education to a new level. He and his students create 3D printed models of molecular structures.
When secretary bird Söckchen’s left leg broke, it seemed that her days were numbered, had it not been for the voluntary work of engineer Lars Thalmann and e-Nable who provided a 3D-printed prosthetic leg for the bird.
This week’s future links deal with medical printing and packaging. Read all about 3D printing in the medical field in general, a 3D-printed skulls, sheep’s wool for packaging, 3D-printed noses and the outlook on market of sterile medical packaging.
This week’s future links deal with a printer with zero impact on the environment, getting 3D printing more sustainable, 40 trees at 40th anniversary, the global attitudes toward paper and the project ‘thin air’.