The FabLab model uses technology to encourage peace-building and reconciliation in Derry and Belfast and a number of new businesses have been borne out of it or assisted by FabLabNI.  Photograph: Javier Burón

Who would have thought 3D printing could become a tool for peace and reconciliation? Is there nothing it can’t do? The technology, along with its bedf(...)

The 3D printing process in operation

The internet is awash with tales of engine parts, full-scale bicycles – and of course the obligatory scare stories about firearms – being produced by (...)