3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Lucy Amaral

Welcome to the second week of the 3D Printing Pals interview series! This week we interviewed Lucy Amaral, a computer specialist at the Lafayette School District. Her goal is to work collaboratively with teachers on developing and integrating student-centered, technology-based lessons. … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with @FlamingPrints

Today marks the first day of our 3D Printing Pals Interview series! In the coming weeks, we will be releasing interviews with social media influencers and educators every Friday. Tune in to hear our interviewees talk about their experience with … Read More

Challenger Center and New Matter Announce Selection of Columbia Memorial Space Center as Recipient of MOD-t 3D Printers in New Partnership

DOWNEY and PASADENA, Calif. – August 2, 2017 – Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education organization, and New Matter, a leading desktop 3D printing company, today announced that the Challenger Learning Center at the Columbia … Read More

Challenger Center and New Matter Announce Selection of Scobee Education Center as First Recipient of MOD-t 3D Printers in New Partnership

SAN ANTONIO – June 27, 2017 – Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education organization, and New Matter, a leading desktop 3D printing company, today announced that Challenger Learning Center at the Scobee Education Center, San … Read More

Introducing Our New Social Media Intern, Madelyn

Hi MOD-t Enthusiasts, My name is Madelyn and I am so excited to work with New Matter as their Social Media Intern for the summer! I am a rising senior at the University of California, Santa Barbara majoring in Biological … Read More

Challenger Center and New Matter Announce Partnership To Bring The Wonders of 3D Printing to Students And Educators Across The Country

WASHINGTON and PASADENA, Calif. – June 15, 2017 – Challenger Center, a leading science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education organization, and New Matter, a leading desktop 3D printing company, today announced a new partnership that will include selecting and … Read More

Head to Head: Bold vs. Pearl Filament

Variety is the spice of life, they say, and we at New Matter make it part of what we do regularly. In fact, this axiom applies most often to our PLA filament. For example, if you go to the New … Read More

MOD-Skis: How to Improve the Stability of Your Prints

In the past several months, whether in the New Matter store, the MOD-t Printer Tool, or Cura, we’ve encountered reports from some MOD-t users who are intermittently experiencing an irritating issue known as “layer shifting” when attempting to print larger … Read More

3D printing for your classroom – ideas to build on

As an innovative instructional tool, 3D printing is making a major impact in classrooms all across the country. Although traditionally used for STEM-focused curriculum, today’s 3D printers have been used in various school programs including art, biology, and history. In … Read More

Hackaday Superconference – Derek Schulte and the MOD-t Motion System

The MOD-t uses a unique mix of mechanical drives and closed-loop motor control to quietly deliver sophisticated motion on a budget.  Check out the history, the how and the why, the MOD-t’s inner workings, and get excited about mechatronics and … Read More