Every technology begins with an idea.
In Tech Briefs' podcast series, Here's an Idea, we explore the origin stories and inspiration behind some of today's most innovative inventions.
We begin with 3D printing. Listen to the episode below.
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In the making of this episode, we spoke to industry insiders and the inventor of the 3D printer himself: Chuck Hull. Access the full-length Q&As below.
- How 3D Printing Began, Layer by Layer: An Interview with Chuck Hull
- Terry Wohlers' Insight on the 3D Printing Landscape - Then and Now
- Ramille Shah Talks About Bringing 3D-Bioprinting to Life
We also reference a robotic breakthrough from MIT for 3D printing an entire building — check out the demo here.
Listen to the Here's an Idea episode on Rockets.