What Will They Think of Next?

For our Phun Phriday post this week, I decided to share some of the things people are making with 3D printers that just completely boggle my brain.  Speaking of brains, you can make one of those (in chocolate) based on your own MRI scan. Here are instructions.  They make no sense to me, so I think I may skip on this one…

image from: http://www.instructables.com/id/Edible-Chocolate-Brain-from-MRI-Scan/
image from: http://www.instructables.com/id/Edible-Chocolate-Brain-from-MRI-Scan/

You can read here about the Tactile Books Project, which aims to raise illustrations to a whole new level.

 

image from: http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2014/08/13/340110203/weekly-innovation-you-don-t-have-to-be-able-to-see-to-enjoy-picture-books
image from: http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/

And if you really want to see an example of thinking outside the box (or maybe I should say, “shell”), check out these unbelievable cityscape homes for hermit crabs!

Photograph: © Aki Inomata, courtesy of Ai Kowada Gallery
Photograph: © Aki Inomata, courtesy of Ai Kowada Gallery

 

 

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