23 Dec 2019
Solving the Challenges of Long Duration Space Flight with 3D Printing
The International Space Station has continuously been home to astronauts for more than nineteen years. Astronauts conduct scientific research using dozens of special facilities aboard the space station, which also provides them with a place to eat, sleep, relax and exercise.
3 Aug 2018
Bioprinting in space
As we continue to explore deeper into space, astronauts are spending more time in orbit than ever before and need tools that are adaptable and customizable for any given task.
16 Aug 2017
Manufacturing in space-ready material
Made In Space Inc has begun using PEI/PC, a high-performance polymer, for 3D printing in its additive manufacturing facility aboard the International Space Station.
1 Dec 2016
Green plastic for printing in space
Green Plastic, which is made from sugarcane, is now being used to fabricate parts in space.
23 Jan 2015
Astronauts 3D print tools
The International Space Station's 3-D printer completed the first phase of a NASA technology demonstration by printing a tool with a design file transmitted from the ground to the printer.
23 Oct 2014
3D printing industry will reach over $14B by 2025
The latest forecasts by IDTechEx, including ten key markets, show the 3D Printing Industry will reach over $14B by 2025.