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3D Printing for Autism

Autism puzzle ribbon.

April 2d is World Autism Awareness Day. Around the world people will turn on blue lights and wear the puzzle piece, a universal symbol of Autism Awareness. DIFFERENT, NOT LESS Autism is a neurological difference that occurs in 1 in 68 people around the world . People on the Autism spectrum can live with a wide variety of differences in…

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Who is 3D-PT?

Stan Baldwin

3D-PT is the 3D printing and design firm of Stan Baldwin. 3D-PT is also the girlfriend that Anakin Skywalker never got around to building for C3PO. I’m a science teacher and person with Non-Verbal Learning Disorder (NLD), a learning disorder that is part of the Autism Spectrum. I grew up in the aviation industry, where I have seen technology’s like…

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SLS, FDM, SLA, LOM… What 3D printer meets your needs?

Lulzbot 3dprinterchat.com

3D printers are making their way into homes and businesses around the world. As more people shop for 3D printers, they are presented with a wide range of options. All 3D printers work by laying down a layer of material at a time to build a 3D object. The difference in the machines is in how the materials are placed…

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3D printing, Jurassic World, STEM Education

DAN building blocks

The US is making efforts to improve science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. As a science teacher, I am always looking for new ways to help my diverse class of students.  Thanks to 3D printing it is now possible to make affordable models of complex ideas in science. Traditionally schools had to save up and fund raise to purchase…

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