Richmond, VA: The MiX

Learning Labs Put 3D Printing Skills to the Test to Improve Lives for Veterans in Virginia

When you think of a team that has won $20,000 in a Make-a-thon for prosthetics and assistive technology, you wouldn’t expect that the team consisted of three teens, an educator, and an engineer. You also wouldn’t expect that they would immediately release their ideas as an open-source project, enabling doctors, researchers, and industrial designers to bring the team’s creation rapidly into market, potentially changing the lives of thousands of people, including Veterans, who live with prostheses. Read the rest »