Engineering Newswire 7: A fully 3D-printed race car
This week on engineering newswire, brought to you by PD&D TV:
•zero2infinity hopes to offer a slow and steady ascent aboard bloon, an intimate six-person pod attached to a zero-pressure polyethylene helium balloon.
•Gov. Jerry Brown rides to Google headquarters in a self-driving Toyota Prius before signing legislation that will pave the way for driverless cars in California.
•Georgia Tech researchers have developed two new technological tools that promise to have a significant impact on the understanding of behavioral disorders such as autism.
•A team of engineers from Group T has unveiled a race car that was almost completely 3D printed: the Areion.
•After raising more than 750 thousand dollars within the first 2 days of its 30 day campaign, Form 1 from Form Labs will be distributing a new method of low-cost, high-res 3D printing to the masses.
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