In a family parents are often busy with their work and appointments and have limited time taking care of their kids. Image when their kids come home from school, they could prepare their own food anytime with a food machine. The Atomium, a new 3D-printing concept designed by Luiza Berté from Brazil is such a delightful device that allows anybody to create healthy and imaginative meals.
Atomium is a food 3D printer that develops meals based on the users’ desires of flavor and shape of their food. It will be equipped with a 3D imaging camera and software so when a kid shows a sketch or an object, Atomium will recognize this object/sketch by scanning it and creating 3D models out of 2D renderings. Molecular ingredients can be loaded into the device through Atomium’s feet. When the process of printing food is done the head is opened then child can take meal from Atomium….
Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed enclosures, brackets, and sculptures, so each Thursday we celebrate and highlight these bold pioneers!
Have you considered building a 3D project around an Arduino or other microcontroller? How about printing a bracket to mount your Raspberry Pi to the back of your HD monitor? And don’t forget the countless LED projects that are possible when you are modeling your projects in 3D!
The Adafruit Learning System has dozens of great tools to get you well on your way to creating incredible works of engineering, interactive art, and design with your 3D printer! If you’ve made a cool project that combines 3D printing and electronics, be sure to let us know, and we’ll feature it here!
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