Category Archives: UNESCO

3D Systems completes first ever UNESCO restoration with roarsome 3D printed dragons

The Great Pagoda at Kew, on the outskirts of London in the UK, is now alive with seventy-two 3D printed dragons. In the original project for the Royal Botanic Gardens, 3D Systems has applied large-scale selective laser sintering (SLS) technology to help restore the 256 year-old building back to its former glory. Now, for the […]

3D printed replicas of 1500 year old Buddhist statues open to public

3D printed reproductions of three ancient Buddhist statues have been put on display to the public in the Chinese city of Qingdao. Replicas of the three statues from the Yungang Grottoes, measuring six, ten and six meters respectively, were scanned and 3D printed by conservationists from the Yungang Grottoes Research Institute, Qingdao Publishing Group and […]

2015 ist das “International Year of Light” – 3D-Druck gegen Lichtverschmutzung

UNESCO und SPIE ernennen das Jahr 2015 zum internationalen Jahr des Lichts – Dank LUXeXceL auch ein Thema für 3D-Druck. Die UNESCO

Der Beitrag erschien bei 3Druck.com unter der URL 2015 ist das “International Year of Light” – 3D-Druck gegen Lichtverschmutzung