Archive for May, 2012

Gone Fishing

A few of our members created an interactive digital installation called “Gone Fishing”, now on display at the CU Museum of Natural History in Boulder. As you enter the museum you will be greeted by a school of virtual fish swimming on the floor. Step onto their virtual pond and the fish will swim away […]

Creating Physical Reality: 3D Printing with the Reprap Prusa Mendel

We now have a working Reprap Prusa Mendel 3D Printer at the space! 3D printing aka additive manufacturing is a process of making three dimensional solid objects from a digital file driven by a computer. Plastic is fed from a reel and heated and extruded onto a surface where it is additively layered to create […]