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3D Smithsonian – print out some science and history for your home and office

3D printing is really cool but if you don’t know how to use the software, you may be at a loss when it comes to what to print. That’s cool, the Smithsonian has got you covered. Print off some of their collection right at home, all you have to do is download the model files.

The famous museum has scanned in a number of their artifacts and created model files for them. They’re up for viewing online where you can get a good look at sea specimens, old technology, and statues from all sides right from your browser. If you want a more hands on approach, you can download the model files and print them out yourself.

Although they are not all available for download, the ones that are are totally free! You can print them at home or rent some time other local printers. Many libraries these days have one they allow the public to use. Check out the website and explore.

Donyae’s love for technology is based on a need to survive our future robotic overlords. Know thy enemy as you know yourself. But since even odds are on the zombie future, she has also learned how to prepare squirrel. You can find her on Facebook until the robots – or zombies – rise up.

Donyae Coles – who has written posts on The Red Ferret Journal.


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