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This is a guest post by Victor Babbitt - thank you Victor for sharing your work with us. Light is much harder to handle than electricity. How do we transfer large amounts of light over distances and around many corners? ...

liquid core light guides :: piping light around corners

Ceramics & Glass, Research, Techniques

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D-Shape, whose 3d printers are capable of fabricating amazing mega scale free-form building size models, are now working with the European Space Agency to create a 3d printer that can extrude within the moon's vacuum ...

3d printing with lunar dust

Ceramics & Glass

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Tito Ingenieri, from Quilmes - Argentina, built his house out of six million empty bottles over a period of 19 years. His main motivation was the accessibility of scrap materials: "I didn't have any other way to make my ...

a house made of 6 million empty bottles & other eco ideas

Ceramics & Glass

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The Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at the University of Wisconsin has available on its site a highly experimental, but apparently feasible, tutorial for producing DIY OLEDs using conductive glass and a ...

DIY OLED

Ceramics & Glass, Techniques

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Open3DP's Recipes are a really nice resource for those interested in experimenting with different materials for 3D printing. There's a little bit of everything in there, from glass to porcelain to sugar. Open3dp is a ...

open3DP’s 3D printing recipes

Ceramics & Glass, Tools

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Unfold has started printing with ceramics on a modified rapman. First results look amazing: We took some time to play around and get used to the dynamics of the clay print process. It was also time to step up (or ...

claystruder :: printing ceramics

Ceramics & Glass, Tools

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Here's a very interesting article from physorg.com on spray-on liquid glass: Spray-on liquid glass is transparent, non-toxic, and can protect virtually any surface against almost any damage from hazards such as ...

spray-on liquid glass

Ceramics & Glass

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Papercrete is a construction material made from waste paper, for affordable, sustainable housing. The name implies a mix of paper and concrete, hence paper-crete. Papercrete can be mixed in many ways. Paper is ...

living in paper

Ceramics & Glass, Paper, Polymers