Makers Around the World are 3D Printing Face Shields to Combat COVID-19

Makers Around the World are 3D Printing Face Shields to Combat COVID-19

Doctors, nurses, and caregivers are working to procure and ration personal protection equipment (PPE) for those providing medical care during the COVID-19 pandemic—but these essential items are in short supply. In response, large companies, small businesses, community collectives, and individuals are using 3D printers to create plastic face shields that can be worn in combination […]
CURA Turns Shipping Containers Into Emergency Hospitals for COVID-19

CURA Turns Shipping Containers Into Emergency Hospitals for COVID-19

In response to the critical shortage of ICU beds amid the COVID-19 pandemic, nonprofit design/build collective CURA has proposed an innovative solution: repurposing shipping containers into rapidly deployable ICU pods. Backed by the World Economic Forum with funding...