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Giant Multi-Headed 3D Printer Creates Massive Objects In One Pass

Giant Multi-Headed 3D Printer Creates Massive Objects In One Pass

The trade-off of an affordable 3D printer is that they’re usually small and can only produce small objects. To make something big, you have to break it down into smaller parts first. But Autodesk has come up with a better approach: a 3D printer with multiple heads that all work…

Why Today’s Architects Build Digital Cities Instead Of Scale Models

Why Today’s Architects Build Digital Cities Instead Of Scale Models

When I was a grad student in architecture school in the ’80s, one of our professors was on a mission. Every semester he’d give a design project in downtown Manhattan, asking his students to spend the first two weeks of the term building a beautiful wood model of the surrounding…