ROBOTICS: Eighth-grader Quin uses his passion for electronics to teach fellow students about 3D printing, arduinos, and other hands-on lessons in STEM skills

3D PRINT / DESIGN: 3D Printed ‘Dangerous Popsicles’ Let You Chill Out This Halloween Season

ROBOPuppet : Low-Cost, 3D Printed Miniatures for Controlling Full-Size Robots

TOOLING: Raspberry Pi gets some competition with SolidRun’s HummingBoard series

TOOLING: Materia 101 = Arduino + Sharebot

ROBOTICS: MorpHex at Maker Faire Trondheim 2014

ACADEMIC: Geometric Folding Algorithms: Linkages, Origami, Polyhedra

NEWS: Made In Space 3D Printer Will Go Early

CODE: Arduino Controlled Motion Sensor

TOOLING: Digital to Physical Designs with Autodesk

ROBOTICS: Printrbot GO Family

TOOLING: All-Metal Printerbot Simple

NEWS: Most Popular Programming Languages of 2014

3D Printing – the Future Is Now

MendelMax 2.0 – Review

Ninja Printer Plate

Arduino Day 2014

3D PRINTING: The EX¹ – rapid 3D printing of circuit boards

CONFERENCE: TxA Interactive (Cooperative Fabrications)

DRONES: Hexa drone – MadLab Industries

TEDxKraków : Maker Weekend

Portabee GO – new $395 foldable 3D printer

NIST: Fostering Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship

APP: Bentley’s Field Supervisor app for the iPad announced


3D PRINTING: Octave Filament works with Solidoodle 3D printer

MAT-FAB: INSTALLATION: Biostagog – Platige Image 3d printed interactive sculpture

MAT-FAB: MATERIAL: Laywoo-D3 Inventor introduces Laybrick

3D PRINTING / ROBOTICS: mataerial anti-gravity 3D printer by petr novikov + saša jokić + joris laarman

VIDEO: Delta Robot Testing / CAADRIA 2013 – Open Systems

VIDEO: Immersive Digital Fabrication and Design

VIDEO: DIY 3D Printer – Test Print (Dodecahedron)

3D PRINTING: Finding the strongest shapes with 3D printing #3dthursday

3D PRINTING: Play-Doh 3D printer / iPlay-Doh 3D app (Satire)

RESOURCE: WeWantToLearn – Digital Archive for Academia

3D Printing: Creators Project – How to 3D Print

TOOL: Weaverbird Experiments by Giulio Piacentino


MATHEMATICS: Hypnotic GIFs Of A Newly Invented Type Of Hologram

TOOL: Section Boxes in Grasshopper

3D PRINTING: Holiday Cookies 3D Printed

3D PRINTING: Branches Out With New Wood-Based Filament

TOOL: Point Attractor – Grasshopper GHUser Object

TOOL: Material – Reflection Layer (VRay)

SOFTWARE: Autodesk FormIt iPad App

VIDEO: Anthony Vidler – Re-writing the History of the Recent Present: Parametrics before Parametrics

NEWS: Nathan Myhrvold’s Cunning Plan to Prevent 3-D Printer Piracy

FORUM: Protéiforme: architecture paramétrique

VIDEO: 49 quadrocopter in outdoor-formation-flight / Ars Electronica Futurelab / Linz, Austria

VIDEO: Associative Design – Urban Housing

ROBOTICS: Rise Of The Sex Machines

INNOVATION: Self-taught African Teen Wows M.I.T.

DESIGN: Hacking My Vagina

3D PRINTING: World’s First 3D Printing Photo Booth to Open in Japan

DESIGNER: Deconstructing Aaron Koblin

ROBOTICS: The BeBionic3 Prosthetic Hand

EDUCATION: Radical Pedagogies in Architectural Education By Beatriz Colomina with Esther Choi, Ignacio Gonzalez Galan and Anna-Maria Meister

INSTALLATION: bob dylan’s the times they are a-changin played by computer equipment

3D PRINTING: 3D-Printed ‘Vegan’ Bacon Mobius Strip

INSTALLATION: “MATERIAL EQUILIBRIA: Variegated Surface Structures”

RESOURCE: Plethora-Project

3D PRINTING: Building Bytes 3D printed bricks by Brian Peters

NEWS: Grasshopper is officially a Rhino 5 only plug-in

INSTALLATION: Cerebral Hut by Guvenc Ozel & Alexandr Karaivanov

3D PRINTING: 3D printers could “print ammunition for an army”

3D Printing: Straighter Teeth and Sintered Violins: Videos Show 3-D Printing Developments

SOURCE: Super_Surface

NEWS: Nikola Tesla: The patron saint of geeks?

VIDEO: Basic MDX-40 Roland CNC Tutorial – RhinoFabLab

TOOLING: CNC historical drawing machine

MoCA – Mechanical Garden Installation

INTERVIEW: 3D Printing – Shapeways

3D PRINTING: ‘Chemputer’ Could 3D-Prints Drugs


NEWS: Does the internet rewire your brain? By Tom Stafford

NEWS: What the Internet Actually Looks Like?

R&D: Adaptive Fritting – Harvard GSD

NEWS: Wood That Reaches New Heights (Laminated Wood)

EXHIBITION: Super_Surface Fabrication @ AA Project Review Exhibition

MANUFACTURING: The third industrial revolution

CONFERENCE: AAC 2012 Shanghai XXL: Supertall Towers

MAT-FAB: DIGITAL MEDIA: NYU’s ITP Thesis Show Highlights 3D-Printing Technology and Crowd-sourcing Read more: PHOTOS: NYU’s ITP…

“Matter is the basis of all that exists . . .”

MAT-FAB: 3D Printers: Price / Type Comparison 3D Printers

3D Printer: Solidoodle

Research: Quasicrystals and Girih Tiles

NEWS: Three missing ingredients of small business technology

NEWS: Data wars – Unlocking the information goldmine

TOOL: Introduction to Algorithms (MIT by iTunes – Video)

MAT-FAB: 3D Printing: Geek Dad And His 3D Printer Aim To Liberate Legos (Forbes)

WEB: Top 10 Best Flash Websites 2012

INSTALLATION: coast office architecture – microsoft citizenship exhibition

TECH: Windows 8 Preview


SOUND: unnamed soundsculpture – Daniel Franke

VIDEO: Marc Fornes – Le Centre Pompidou présente Paroles d’artistes

EXHIBITION: Testify! The Consequences of Architecture

SYMPOSIA: “Design Technologies as Agents of Change,” with Bock, Seletsky, Oxman, Rocker, and Bechthold.

VIDEO: Robert Miles Kemp – Variate Labs

VIDEO: The FreeD – a handheld digital milling device for craft and fabrication

Without mathematics we cannot penetrate deeply into philosophy . . .

VIDEO: Architecture & Sustainable Design (ASD)

VIDEO: Mediating Mediums – The Digital 3d

VIDEO: Which Way Next? with Guest Carl Bass, Autodesk CEO – Episode 002

FAB: 3-D–Print Yourself With Kinect

FAB-LAB: Gerald D Hines – Fabrication Lab Equipment List

WORKSHOP: AA Shanghai Visiting School Workshop – Friday 20 July-Saturday 28 July 2012

VIDEO: Antoine Picon (Harvard Graduate School of Design) at the Digital Crafting Symposium, Copenhagen 2011

GH: Computational geometry – Rhinoscript and grasshopper

NEWS: Inside Microsoft’s 3D Printing Model Shop

3D TOOLING: Drzach&Suchy use rapid-prototyping

NEWS: Make Eyewear – Company Selling On-Demand 3-D Printed Eyewear

3D MEDIA: scribbled line digital portraits

GEOMETRY: Gömböc a self-perpetual machine

PEOPLE: Robert Noyce (84th Anniversary – 12 December, 2011)

TOOL: GH-PlugIn to Visualize Vectorfields

VIDEO: Grasshopper GH Folded Plate Structure

TOOL: STRUCTDRAWRHINO – Bisymmetric hendecahedron packing

ROBOTS: Flight Assembled Architecture by Gramazio & Kohler / Raffaello D’Andrea

TALK: Let’s Talk – Saturday @ CUTMR (28 Jan, 2012)

PROTOTYPING: How to Improve Communication and Design with 3D Printing – Foster+Partners

EXHIBITION: UHGBC Exhibition – Parametric Systems – Theory + Practice Prototypes

TOOL: iGeo – Java Computational Design Tool

CONFERENCE: RapidPro (January 2012)

CONFERENCE: Digifest – Toronto’s international festival (October 2011)

TOOLING: GH Grasshopper – DOF Software + Tutorials

TOOLING: 3D CNC Contouring Demonstration – RhinoFabLab


TUTORIAL: Quick Tutorial RhinoCAM – Roland MDX-40

BIM/TOOL: Scan&Solve – In Situ Analysis for Rhino

BIM Tooling: Tekla / Geometry Gym

R&D: jenny sabine – branching morphogenesis

3D PRINTING: 3D Printing Meets Stone Age Tools!

CONFERENCE: Shape to Fabrication – November 2011

CASTING: Texcast, Inc.

PROTOTYPING: ProtoLabs, Inc.

STRUCTURAL: Geometry Gym – Geometrical BIM Tools Development

WORKSHOP: RhinoFabLab – Gerald D Hines CoA – University of Houston

PROCESSING: New Library ReactP5

PROTOTYPING: Trek Bicycles Chooses Objet for Rapid Prototyping and Fast Functional Testing

R&D: megafactories series by national geographic

OPENSOURCE: wiki house

ROBOT: Kuka KR 125-2

TOOL: Code-Academy

TOOL: Short Video about Symmetry & History in Rhino 4.0

TOOL: Fractal Zoom of Mandelbrot Set

VIDEO: Misha Glenny – Hire the hackers!

VIDEO: Trevor Patt – Procedures


BOOK: Digital Design – A Critical Introduction, By: Dean Bruton, Anthony Radford

TEXT: The Architect in the Machine, By: Aaron Seward

GH: Tutorial – Basic Grasshopper Primer

GH: Tutorial – Generative Algorithms with Grasshopper

R&D: A Strategist’s Guide to Digital Fabrication

FABRICATION: Gernot Riether’s translucent plastic pavilion

CONFERENCE: decoded conference (15 October 2011)

CONFERENCE: 15th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics

SOURCE: OpenProcessing

WORKSHOP: Branchpoint Interaction – digital interactive & fabrication workshop in Strelka Institute (Moscow)

EXHIBITION: DigitalFUTURE – Shanghai (Invitation)

Generative Design and Parametric Structures with Thornton Tomasetti

3D Printing: Clone – tokyo-based clone factory

TOOL: vvvv – multipurpose toolkit

TED Talk: Kevin Slavin

Roland Snooks – Encoding Algorithmic Matter

GH: Painting to Code (vice-versa)

Kinect Hacks : PsycoSpace

Kinect Hacks : Time Travellers

3D Printing Technology Appeals to Our Sweet Side with Chocolate!

R&D: 3D Printed Bra

Circle Packing Script in Action

R&D: Digital Crafting Network – Denmark

NEWS: Manufacturing with a digital thread

iRhino 3D – View native Rhino 3DM files on your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch On the iPad, iPhone, iPod touch

AutoDESK: Prototype for the Masses 123D

karamba: Grasshopper Structural Plug-in

GECO – Form Fit Grid

GECO – DaylightStudies – MeasuringGrid – 3dGridFraction

GECO – DaylightStudies – MeasuringPoints

GECO – Shadow Studies w/ Example Files

Rhino Scripting – Pickover Attractors

RVB Attractor Series 02: Gumowski-Mira – Rhino Scripting

.RVB Attractor Series 01: Rossler Attractor – Rhino Scripting

.RVB Curlicue Fractal – Rhino Scripting

Software: Primer for Ecotect (PDF)

“Symposium Digital Fabrication – a State of Art“, Sep 9th-10th 2011, ISCTE-IUL, in Lisbon, Portugal.

Future of Construction Process: 3D Concrete Printing

Neil Gershenfeld on Fab Labs – MIT

ENERGIE (R)EVOLUTION: Summer Studio 2011 (Vienna)

Mantis Fractal Tree

WORKSHOP: Material Matters Workshop in New York City (May 14-16, 2011)

Hexapod Robot CNC Router – Cutting 3D Face

FAB: Molded Panel Sculpture

Marcin Jakubowski: Open-sourced blueprints for civilization

PANEL/LECTURE: DIGITAL FABRICATIONS – 18 April, 2011 (Keynote: Prof Neil Leach)

GH: gHowl

Grasshopper : Surface Subdivision

EVENT: function / Mathematics and architecture

Kangaroo: Mesh relaxed in Kangaroo with the topology of Riemann’s minimal surface

A Spring Mesh with a Stiffer Edge Cable

TOOL: gHowl + Processing + Toxiclibs

Grasshopper to MAYA by softLAB

softLAB Installation at NODE10

READ: Collective Ownership (Definition)

GH: Grasshopper 0.8.0007 available for download

CHROMAtex GH Definition


NEWS: Featured on suckerPUNCH » (C)ODE-(C)OLLECTIVE

Custom Patterns with Paneling Tools

PanelingTools Plug-In for Rhino4

3b. Ribs – Panelling Tool

3D variable lists with Paneling Tools for Rhino

Experimenting Rhino Panelling Tools


PRODUCTION: Associated Fabrication, LLC

Firefly for Grasshopper / Arduino

TOOL: Sculpture Generator – Carlo Séquin

CONFERENCE: ACADIA 2011 Regional – Parametricism: (SPC)

DESIGN: Geodesic Paper Installation Art

TOOL: Pepakura

TOOL: Orient Surface to Camera GH Definition

TOOL: Solid Waffle for Lasercut

Delaunay Experiment using Weaverbird to smooth: Irregular Surface + Delauney + Attractors + Weaverbird

TOOLS: Co-de-IT Code-Source

Definition : Panels Dispatch

TOOLS: LaN Live Architecture Network Code-Source

DEFINITION : Planar Hexagon Panels for GH

DEFINITION : Panel Unroll for GH

DEFINITION : Shelling for GH

DEFINITION : Panel Subdivision + Control + Form


NEWS: (C)ODE-(C)OLLECTIVE featured on Rhino3D Blog

Tapeworm: a script for creating developable surfaces

GH: honeycomb structure definition

RhinoNest within Grasshopper

Grasshopper Contour Tool by scrawford

DEFINITION : img mesh for GH

WeaverBird – mesh topologies in Grasshopper

Kinetic Pavilion

TOOLS: the white ball – Rhino Script Library

DEFINITION : Ribs on Surface for GH

DEFINITION : Hexagrid on Surface for GH

DEFINITION : Letters for Laser Cutting for GH

DEFINITION : Multiple Attractors

Modeling 3D Textures in Rhino

CONFERENCE: Materials beyond Materials: Composite Tectonics-A Conference on Advanced Materials and Digital Manufacturing…

Populate Object (Surface) through Tiling – with Controlled Thickness

Tower Twist Scale – Controlled

Geometry Tile onto Surface (RANDOMISE)

BOOK: Rhino Distributed Intelligence in Design

Geometry Tile onto Surface

DEFINITION : Simple Solar Responsive Panel for GH

DEFINITION : Surface Population for GH

DEFINITION : Image Fabrication System

DEFINITION : Transformable Batwing for GH

DEFINITION : Custom Object Component

Flat Surface into Undulating Surface – Rhino Script

DEFINITION : Tiling Circles

Simple Bounding-Box with GH

Build a Bike Frame using T-Splines for Rhino

Algorithmic Modelling Manual

Fractal “L” System : Self-Tiling System

TOOL : Digital Toolbox

Rules Surfaces : D-Form Explorer in Grasshopper

Real Reactive Components in Grasshopper

Grasshopper: Generate Ruled Surfaces from a surface-UV-grid for Lasercutting

Fabricate Conference

DEFINITION : Data Tree Manipulation for GH

DEFINITION : Spacefrom from Two Surfaces for GH

TOOLS: Rhino Panelling Tools Basics

DEFINITION : Surface to Weave Script for GH

GRASSHOPPER: Knitting patterns on a surface in Grasshopper

DEFINITION : Grasshopper Weave Code

ACADEMIA: UF – D4 Undergraduate Tower Studies

TOOLS: RhinoScript 101