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Contact: Caroline Perry
Harvard University

6-Legged Beast

Caption: G.I. Joe may have finally met his match. A group of graphics experts led by computer scientists at Harvard have created an add-on software tool that translates video game characters -- or any other three-dimensional animations -- into fully articulated action figures, with the help of a 3D printer.

Credit: Photo courtesy of Moritz Bächer

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