Local Motors, the innovative company with the deceptively low-key name, has been researching and developing the use of 3D printing for car bodies for some time. At the last Detroit Auto Show, they printed a car, right there at their booth. Now they have an all-new, sleeker, and more practical design.
.It’s a staple of the modern morning routine: Wake up, hop in the shower, lather with soap.
But is that morning scrub-a-dub really necessary?
Artificial skin created in a lab can “feel” similar to the way a fingertip senses pressure, and could one day let people feel sensation in their prosthetic limbs, researchers say.