National Geographic Kids Almanac 2018
by National Geographic Kids (Author)
Booktalk: Packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating features about animals, science, nature, technology, with an 18 Facts for 2018 feature in every chapter.
18 Facts About 3-D:
1. Using layers of a superfine nylon powder, an engineer was able to create an acoustic guitar with his 3-D printer.
2. “Urbee,” the world’s first 3-D-printed car, is about half the weight of the average car and can reach speeds up to 70 miles per hour (113 km/h).
7. There are 3-D printers that use chocolate for “ink” to create morsels in the shape of your face, flowers, hearts, snowmen, and more.
(See the rest of the list on pages 112-113.)
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