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Smithsonian Turns to 3d to Bring Collection to the World

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Thomas Jefferson 3D

Replica statue of Thomas Jefferson that was installed at the National Museum of African American History, as it was being 3D printed.

Credit: Red Eye on Demand / Smithsonian

With just 2% of the Smithsonian's archive of 137 million items available to the public at any one time, an effort is under way at the world's largest museum and research institution to adopt 3D tools to expand its reach around the country.

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