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“3D Models”

Dec 31, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Researchers have used a 3-D printer to make customized ceramic parts that have also overcome the Achilles’ heel of ceramic objects: their tendency to crack. Could it be used in the design of spacecraft?
Dec 9, 2015 07:25 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Digital models completely capture the mannerisms and expressions of famous people and put words in their mouths. Continue reading →
Sep 25, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The recreation provides 10 times more information than similar digital reconstructions have in the past.
Aug 24, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Andrew Silver, Live Science
Understanding how to bend materials smoothly or snap them quickly could enable more efficient mechanical designs
Jun 29, 2015 01:40 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Tabletop display generates illusion of 3-D images from your tablet or smart phone. Continue reading →
Jun 13, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In an effort to visualize what a future starship may look like, NASA physicist Sonny White and space artist Mark Rademaker have teamed up to create the 'IXS Enterprise.'
May 23, 2014 01:32 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Virtual visualization techniques are fundamentally changing the science of paleontology. Continue reading →
May 12, 2014 12:09 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
When two galaxies collide, the mingling interstellar gases are violently turbulent. Turbulence should switch off any star formation, but galactic mergers are known to be fertile grounds for stellar birthing -- what's going on? Continue reading →
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