A 3-D printer in every classroom

The 3-D printing company MakerBot wants to put its imprint on STEM education

By Bethany Brookshire, 16:08 PM November 14, 2013

When you look at a 3-D printer, you get the feeling that the future is here. A printer that could make anything? Who ever thought we would have a machine like that! Now, we have 3-D printers that can fit on your desk. One of these machines is the MakerBot. The MakerBot is a machine that takes patterns from your computer and lays down a series of layers, forming a three-dimensional, or 3-D, object

People around the world have used the printers to make statues, jewelry, parts, kitchen items an...

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