Professor wants NASA to 3D Print Houses on the MoonIt could be that soon humans will live in 3D printed houses on the moon – at least that’s one professor’s dream anyway.

Behrokh Khoshnevis, a professor of engineering at the University of Southern California, has developed a method which would, in theory, allow humans to build houses or habitats on other planets.

He calls this technique Contour Crafting and it essentially works by 3D printing layers of concrete to build a home at a rapid speed. Khoshnevis is already working closely with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program to make Contour Crafting a reality.

Read the full article on all3dp.com.

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