Originally posted by sparrowstail
"Tea, Earl Grey, Hot..."
edit on 28-1-2012 by sparrowstail because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Aim64C
reply to post by hawkiye
The "good of humanity" is measured in money. The jobs most valuable to society tend to pay the highest (at least, in the free market systems). The jobs that any person can be minimally trained to do don't pay well.
I believe you do not understand the concept of altruism.
The good of Humanity is measured in how we treat each other and what is available for those who do not function very well in a monetary economy, this is then for the greater good of humanity.
Not everything is dollars and cents.
Altruistic tendencies create social good, in a myriad of ways, it is also what our political morons are lacking in, the cremation of care ceremony is literally a burning of any sense of social responsibility and any feelings of care for the harm you cause.
Originally posted by woogleuk
reply to post by Engafan
what sort of materials can you use for printing? How strong is it?
Think Lego, and all your questions are answered.
ABS (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) plastic.edit on 28/1/12 by woogleuk because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by ChaoticOrder
These machines print plastic components. It isn't a chemical drug factory.
Originally posted by solarstorm
Betting the drug junkies are gonna be saucer eyed with this technology.
Originally posted by WanderingThe3rd
reply to post by predator0187
a little soon isn't it?
i can't really go to staples and pick up a 3D printer...