World’s First 3D Printed House

3dprintedhouseThe housing and rental market is crazy here in the SF/Bay Area.  Insane to the membrane.  Time to find a 3D printer and build a house.  Yes, that’s what is happening in Beijing, China.  Chinese company HuaShang Tengda created a two-story 4,305 square feet house using a 3D printing technology.  The building job took 45 days and it supposedly withstands 8.0 earthquakes too!

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Viral Science Video: Liquid 3D Printer Explained

cliptechexplainedOn Friday’s here at the Retrenders’ office, we usually have a Viral Video Friday blog, but today, we have a scientific video showing why science is cool.  This is the next evolution of 3D printers is coming.  The key word to remember, the acronym is CLIP aka Continuous Liquid Interface Production.  Science Magazine explains the new technology which is inspired by the movie Terminator 2.

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