Contributing Editor
All of John Graber's training and practical experience centers on research and writing. He earned a bachelor's degree in creative writing and journalism from the University of Arizona, and a master's in communications from the University of Oregon. He spent a decade as a full-time staff writer at daily newspapers, worked in various communications positions for several non-profit organizations, and taught at community colleges in the Phoenix area.



Smithsonian Scientists Use 3D scanning to Solve "Sudden Death at Sea" Mystery

When work crews expanding the Pan American Highway through Northern Chile's Atacama Desert uncovered fossils of about a dozen different kinds of ancient marine mammals, researchers...

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3D Printing Market to Reach $5 Billion by 2017

World demand for 3D printers and related materials, including CAD software, should rise 21 percent per year until it reaches $5 billion in 2017, according to a report...

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MakerBot Opening Stores in Boston and Greenwich, Connecticut

There can be no doubt that 2013 has been a watershed year for MakerBot. The 3D printer manufacturer has announced plans to open retail stores in Boston and...

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Airbus Explores 3D Printing with Chinese University

Jetliner manufacturer Airbus is increasing its commitment to using 3D printing technology. The company recently released a report stating it could save 10 kilograms by using...

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MatterControl 1.0 Released, Now Open Source

With their latest update, the folks behind MatterControl feel they have a product comparable to the software run on printers made by industry leaders...

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