While 3D printing made waves in 2014-2015, the buzz surrounding the game-changing technology has since cooled off. However, in 2018, 3D printing technology continues to change the world and the way it works.3D printing is disrupting almost every major industry in the world. It’s making its largest impact on the manufacturing industry, but 3D printing is also being used for environmental purposes, in healthcare and medicine, by the government and military, in the automotive, aviation, and aerospace industries, and in research and education as well.
Early estimates had the global 3D printing market reaching values of as high as $15.2 billion by 2025. However, more recent valuations are now predicting 3D printing to explode into a $30 billion market by as early as 2022.
So, while you may not hear about 3D printers as much as you did a few years ago, the truth is that it is going stronger than ever. In this post, we highlight 63 different articles that showcase all of the ways 3D printing is changing the world.
63 Real Examples of How 3D Printing is Changing the World for the Better
In the section below, we’ve curated a list of 63 articles that detail how 3D printing technology is helping improve the world. We’ve broken this list of examples down by a variety of areas and sectors. And, you can jump to a specific section by using the jump link menu below.