Hmmm, how long before De Beers catches on?…

http://www.3ders.org/articles/20160811-diamond-specialist-de-beers-adopts-stratasys-3d-printers-for-diamond-testing-equipment.html

Lockheed Martin Files Patent Application for 3D Printer That Prints Diamonds

https://3dprintingindustry.com/news/lockheed-martin-patents-synthetic-diamond-3d-printer-94375/

Inventor David Findley Gets US Patent for 3D Printing-Based Diamond Formation Process

 

Who doesn’t want their head scanned to make tiny cast silver busts of themselves?

http://www.3ders.org/articles/20160728-royal-academy-of-arts-offers-visitors-an-ultra-high-res-3d-digital-sculpture-in-four-seconds.html

https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibition/projects-the-veronica-scanner

http://3dprintingindustry.com/news/veronica-scanner-propelling-photogrammetry-21st-century-90265/

The High-Resolution Veronica Scanner Produces 3D Portraits More Realistic Than Photographs

There’s a way around everything…

FBI Looks for Touch ID Workaround by 3D Printing Fingers

http://3dprintingindustry.com/news/cracking-murder-victims-phone-3d-printing-87724/

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2016/07/22/police-3d-print-murder-victims-finger-to-unlock-his-phone/

Police asked this 3D printing lab to recreate a dead man’s fingers to unlock his phone

3D Printed houses. They come in all shapes and sizes.

It’s hideous, but this 3D-printed villa in China can withstand a major quake

http://www.presstv.ir/Detail/2016/07/03/473330/Company-builds-earthquakeresistant-3Dprinted-house

 

https://www.thememo.com/2016/07/11/3d-printed-house-3d-printing-3dprinted-house-3d-printed-architecture-watg/

http://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/tour-worlds-first-free-form-3-d-printed-house

 

3D Printed, Livable Tiny House Built in Only 24 Hours by the Vesta V2 Concrete Printer

http://www.3ders.org/articles/20160620-alex-le-roux-3d-prints-livable-concrete-structure-tiny-house-in-just-24-hours.html

 

 

Medieval Cities Hidden in the Jungle.

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/laser-scans-reveal-massive-khmer-cities-hidden-cambodian-jungle-180959395/?no-ist

How 3D Aerial Laser Scanning Helped Discover a Massive Medieval City Hidden Under Cambodian Jungles

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/11/lost-city-medieval-discovered-hidden-beneath-cambodian-jungle

http://www.sciencealert.com/laser-technology-reveals-huge-medieval-cities-hidden-in-the-cambodian-jungle

The Light Rider.

http://www.engineering.com/3DPrinting/3DPrintingArticles/ArticleID/12437/Airbus-APWorks-Partners-with-Altair-to-Advance-Metal-3D-Printing-Adoption.aspx

Airbus unveils the world’s first 3D printed electric motorcycle: Light Rider

http://www.theverge.com/2016/5/22/11723418/airbus-apworks-light-rider-3d-printed-motorcycle

‘Light Rider’ Motorcycle Weighs Just 77 Pounds But Costs, Um, $56K