coondoggie writes: "Researchers at the Vienna University of Technology this week said they have created a 3D printer that is orders of magnitude faster than similar devices opening up all manner of new applications for manufacturing small parts. Known as "two-photon lithography" the technology can create “grain of sand-size structures in just four minutes."
"An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a
cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup." - H.L. Mencken