Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - Pay What You Want for the Learn to Code Bundle, includes AngularJS, Python, HTML5, Ruby, and more. ×

Submission + - 4D Printing: Objects That Make Themselves (bbc.co.uk)

iONiUM writes: "From the article: "Many are only just getting their heads around the idea of 3D printing but scientists at MIT are already working on an upgrade: 4D printing.
At the TED conference in Los Angeles, architect and computer scientist Skylar Tibbits showed how the process allows objects to self-assemble."
There could be many applications for this. Definitely a cool step forward."

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

4D Printing: Objects That Make Themselves

Comments Filter:

"Summit meetings tend to be like panda matings. The expectations are always high, and the results usually disappointing." -- Robert Orben