3D Printed Guns

streisand effect

Trying to Ban 3D-Printed Guns Will Only Make Them More Popular

A lawsuit to prevent the distribution of 3D-printed gun designs is five years too late, and is the latest example of the Streisand Effect in action.
Jason Koebler
7.31.18
The Sundance Kid

The Man Who Scared the World With 3D Printed Guns Isn't Going Anywhere

'The New Radical,' a documentary about 28-year-old Cody Wilson, premiered at Sundance, but not without contention. We spoke to Wilson and filmmaker Adam Bhala Lough to find out why.
Sam Fragoso
2.7.17
California

California Passed a Law Requiring Registration of 3D-Printed Guns

Gun rights groups are livid. Can you even believe it?
Michael Byrne
7.25.16
Opinion

The Second Amendment Isn’t Prepared for a 3D-Printed Drone Army

Is technology going to cause a Constitutional crisis?
Zoltan Istvan
3.25.16
video

A DIYer Used a 3D Printer to Create His Very Own Railgun

What have you accomplished lately?
Rachel Pick
10.19.15
All Fronts

Tomorrow's Terrorist

Drawn from real world examples, an imagining of some of the tools a terrorist or insurgent of the future might use.
Peter Singer
9.17.15
Canada

The Canadian Government Is Really Worried About 3-D Printed Guns

The same government department overseeing the Canadian CIA and the Mounties is worried about 3D printed guns.
Ben Makuch
5.4.14
guns

A New Radar Scanner Can Detect 3D-Printed Guns

The secret weapon? Radar and artificial intelligence.
Meghan Neal
2.27.14
Motherboard Blog

Congress's Plastic Gun Ban Left a 3D-Printed Loophole

Congress is missing the point.
Derek Mead
12.10.13
Motherboard Blog

You Don't Need to Worry About 3D-Printed Metal Guns

They're not coming to a 3D printer near you any time soon.
Victoria Turk
11.8.13
Motherboard Blog

When You've Got a 3D Printer, Everything Looks Like a Gun

In a recent raid, Manchester police either seized parts of a gun or parts of a printer—at this point, both can be made from the same stuff in the same place.
Ben Richmond
10.25.13
Motherboard Blog

New Software Will Prevent You From Accidentally Printing a Gun

A Danish company claims it has made an algorithm to detect 3D gun parts.
Grace Wyler
7.3.13
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