"I have seen a 3D printed burrito, and it didn't look as delicious as Chipotle."
For years, 3D printing has been relegated to the realm of nerdy hobbyists, but its adoption by startups and big business has helped push NASA leaders toward accepting more innovation despite the risks. Senior reporter Tami Abdollah examines the internal culture clash at the space agency.
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The Perseverance rover, which lands on Mars on Feb. 18, 2021, will carry 11 metal parts that were 3D printed. But there remains a culture and learning gap that's prevented NASA's widespread adoption of the technology. Read more>>
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