Tesla Announces $5B “Gigafactory”

Tesla is making the news again with the announcement of its $5 billion (yes, that’s billion with a ‘B’) gigafactory right here in the United States. What is the gigafactory, exactly? Well, to explain, we need to backtrack a moment. Tesla makes a lot of cars. And all of their cars are electric. Except, the […]

NASA Climbing All Aboard the 3D Manufacturing Train

Back in September in our 4 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About 3D Printing post, we mentioned something interesting: NASA’s plans to put a 3D printer in space aboard the ISS. And¬†with an update straight from the source, we now know that NASA is all aboard the 3D manufacturing train.¬†Although we’ve obviously known for some […]