Best of Week in 3D Printing: Mars, Guns and Sailing

Every Friday, ThreeD Materials picks 3 of the week's top stories from the world of 3d printing.  Here they are:

1) Serious Project Underway to 3D Print Homes on Mars

What do you get when you mix Carnegie Mellon, MIT, 3d printing and Mars?  You get one step closer to 3d printing homes on Mars, with the Mars City Design project.

3d printing mars

2) 3D Printed Gun Found in Carry On Luggage at Nevada Airport

In what may be the first case of its kind, the Transportation Security Administration has seized a 3d printed gun from a passenger's suitcase at the airport.

3d printed gun

3) USA Team Getting Ready for 2017 America's Cup With 3D Printing

As the boats for yacht raising become lighter and faster, approaching speeds of 50 knots, ORACLE TEAM USA let the world know today that 3d printing is helping them gain an edge on their global competition.

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