Contour Crafting? 3D build your new house

 
NASA’s plan to build homes on the Moon: Space agency backs 3D print technology which could build base

>> Technology will see lunar soil layers built up in a pre-determined design
>> System will work like a giant 3D printer using a nozzle and moveable gantry
>> Could create curved walls and architecture that is ‘exotic’ and ‘beautiful’
>> Aside from buildings in space, the innovation could have applications in creating simple homes in disaster zones or slum areas

Daily Mail

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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