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3D Printing: How The Technology Brings Energy And Hope To The Third World


Science & Tech  (tags: Israeli technology, 3D printing )

David
- 170 days ago - nocamels.com
2 US companies decided to use 3D printing technology made by Israeli-American 3D printing giant Stratasys in their development of green technologies, to provide new energy sources in parts of the world where electricity is unreliable.



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Alan Lambert (89)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 12:42 am
I don't care who makes it, it's great technology...
 

Gloria picchetti (286)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 6:37 am
Bye bye coal burning plants!
 

Edwin M. (366)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 8:21 am
Thanks David
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 10:25 am
we need new technology...
 

cecily w. (0)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 10:46 am
Thank you.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 12:43 pm
noted, thanks
 

Birgit W. (144)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 1:27 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Ms Noting Commentator (22)
Sunday March 9, 2014, 9:25 pm
I read the article and sort of could not quite grasp the technology. However, after watching the video, I had a much better grasp of this technology. This is good technology.

I wonder if it is affordable for the common people in the United States. With our new smart meters, someday, in the very near future, out local, state and federal governments can control or ration our electrical energy. If we fall into a state of civil unrest, the government will have power to shutdown entire communities that might be fighting or rioting against the government. These smart meter installations throughout our nation—I was led to believe—began during the Obama administration and are very close to done.

I sincerely would not mind having my own portable solar panels for emergencies
 

Colin Hope (244)
Monday March 10, 2014, 2:34 am
Amazing and very interesting, thank you!!
 

Hilary S. (45)
Monday March 10, 2014, 3:31 am
the israelis seem bent on providing serious aid to 3rd world countries. what's even stranger is that they don't seem bent on profiteering.
 

Fi T. (16)
Monday March 10, 2014, 5:17 am
Keep this good use of technology instead of bringing bad things to all the living lives
 

Rhonda B. (104)
Monday March 10, 2014, 7:57 am
noted
 

Helen Porter (40)
Monday March 10, 2014, 9:17 am
YAY!!! ISRAEL and thank you.
 

Julie W. (21)
Tuesday March 11, 2014, 3:43 am
Fabulous! I think many in developed countries could use this too, with the high costs of electricity.
 

Jude Hand (59)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 11:10 am
Oh, yeah! God bless Israel! I saw an article about this elsewhere. Israel is so wealthy with technological knowledge and creations. They need to be given the credit, attention and any resources needed! Amazing things are always coming out of Israel. If only we could only follow their lead in solar technology in their architecture, etc. Thanks for this, David, and all others.
 
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