Scientists design ingestible electronic pill that can be controlled wirelessly

An electronic capsule that can be ingested and controlled wirelessly to deliver drugs has been designed by scientists, in an effort to reduce surgical procedures. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology believe that the device could be used to provide drugs to users for a variety of diseases that require medication over longer periods…

Create your own Michelangelo’s David ‘Dad Bod’ with 3D printer

Where once women craved six-packs that could grate cheese and biceps the size of oak trees, now all that's required apparently is a cuddly torso and gentle paunch, according to a blog post written by US student Mackenzie Pearson which has gone viral (much to the relief of middle aged men everywhere). Described by her…

3D print your own pledge stones for the party leaders #ukelection2015

Should he become Prime Minister, Ed Milliband may well need a crane to move his 'Old Testament' style stone tablet into the rose garden at Number 10 Downing Street. So the guys at 3D printing company CEL have come up with a more modern (and possibly replaceable) solution. The 3D printed version of the stone tablet could…

Meet the ELF Selfie Drone

The future is going to be amazing. ELF is a tiny little drone (or "nano-copter") with a built in a camera - and it is designed to take photos and video. To control it, all you need is your smartphone - it works over bluetooth and wifi. What sounds incredible is that you'll also be…

Robox make a 3D printed “Hungry Clarkson” game

PR is all about managing to link your brand to something everyone is talking about - which is why CEL Robox is quite savvy in sending over images of a "Hungry Clarksons" game, made from a modified version of Hungry Hungry Hippos. As in the original game, the goal is to acquire food without lamping…

Hands on with CEL Robox 3D Printer: Can normal people do 3D printing?

If there’s one sort of device I’ve never got along well with, it is printers. Despite being a moderately nerdy man, who is usually the one in the room who ends up having to fix the computer, and having built a reputation for being tech savvy, printers are just beyond me. Loading ink? What a…

WATCH: 3Doodler 3D drawing pen is now slimmer and lighter

One of the coolest tools of the last few years has been 3Doodler - a pen that literally lets you draw 3D objects right in front of you. The original device was pretty bulky, but excitingly we recently learned that the developer has taken it back to the (3D) drawing board and has come up…

It is now possible to 3D print a DRONE!

New 3D printing technology that enables the printing of electronic circuit boards has apparently led to the creation of a drone that can be entirely 3D printed. For real. According to Michael Stiver on Medium, the drone is a creation of a company called Voxel8, which is made up of Harvard & MIT professors. Later…

WATCH: Amazing 3D printed bust of Obama being made

How did we miss this last month? Painting and sculpture is soooo last century. If you want to record the President's likeness now, what you need is some 3D cameras and an array of GoPros. Check out this video showing how the President's face was scanned in immense detail, in many different lighting conditions -…

WATCH: 3D Printed Cars are things that we can make now

Check this out - a company called Local Motors has made a fully functioning 3D printed car. The 100% electric car features regenerative breaking, rear-wheel drive and a battery with a 62 mile range - and 3.5 hour charge time. Amazingly, it only takes four days to print. According to the company, whilst the car…