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Tardigrades are some of the most resilient creatures on the planet. Not only are they microscopic extremophile, which can survive in Earth’s harshest conditions, they can even survive in the vacuum of space.
New York City artist Eric Ho teamed up with world renowned 3D modeller Kostika Spaho to bring these amazing creatures to life size with 3D printing technology. They have created an amazing Tardigrade figurine, along with many other designs, including a bottle opener and keychains.
Eric says the 3D-printed Tardigrade was created so that people can have something to ‘always remind them to be resilient’.
Eric’s design prowess doesn’t stop with the micro-animals though. He has also created an entire line…