3D Printers for Peace

These beads help children record childhood immunizations, and won Michigan Technological University's 3D Printers for Peace Competition. MTU photo.

Immunization Beads Garner Top Prize in 3D Printers for Peace Contest

A brightly colored innovation to help families and doctors keep track of childhood vaccine records in the developing world has won the 3D Printers for Peace Contest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2013

Joshua Pearce, organizer of the 3D Printers for Peace Contest, with one of the 3D printers used for research and teaching in his lab. Michigan Tech photo.

Michigan Tech Launches 3D Printers for Peace Contest

We’ve heard a lot about 3D printers being used to make weapons. But what would Ghandi do with a 3D printer? Or Albert Schweitzer? Or Mother Theresa?

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2013